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21 June 2017
CPAS Director Professor Joan Leach has written about the decline and importance of Australian science journalism in an article for The Conversation.
30 May 2017
CPAS lecturer Dr Merryn McKinnon and three of her students (Johanna Howes, Andy Leach & Natasha Prokop) have published a paper in international journal Public...
22 May 2017
Science communicators from eight African countries created a pop-up interactive science exhibition on Monday 22 May as part of a program at CPAS. Students from The Woden School...
16 May 2017
CPAS welcomed 15 future and current leaders of Africa’s science centre movement for six weeks of intensive training, as part of a DFAT Australia Awards Fellowship. The...
16 May 2017
Following the success of Science Circus Africa, CPAS is investigating spreading the capacity-building model to SE Asia in collaboration with the ANU Myanmar Centre and the...
15 May 2017
Dr Rod Lamberts comments on the phenomenon of societal distrust of experts in a new article for 'The Conversation'.
9 May 2017
CPAS PhD candidate Tangyao Zhang marched for science on 22 April, and wrote about why he did it in a blog post for the ANU Science Student Blog. Read it here.
1 April 2017
The first issue of JCOM for 2017 has just hit the e-waves (here) and features a set of commentaries exploring science communication and its relationship with public...
27 March 2017
CPAS Professor Sue Stocklmayer and friend of CPAS Professor Leonie Rennie have published a book chapter on the topic of how science communication and science education can ...
15 March 2017
CPAS’s own The Wholesome Show podcast has cracked the iTunes Australian top 50 charts. Every week Rod Lamberts and Will Grant are sitting down to have a beer with...
14 March 2017
'What is the message?' and 'How can you maximise your communication impact?' ask Will Grant and Rod Lamberts of marchers for science in a new article for...
9 March 2017
Story by Runyararo Muzavazi and Tanaka Vunganai, Zimbabwe Herald, 4 March 2017 The Australian Embassy in Harare yesterday hosted the inaugural Africa Science Buskers Festival...
16 February 2017
Space science and technology was on the political agenda following the Parliamentary Friends of Science breakfast held in Canberra on Tuesday 14 February. Presented by Science...
13 February 2017
What would you think of an experiment where you drop your mobile phone into a tank of salty water to see if it still rings? CPAS Visiting Fellow and University of Canberra...
4 January 2017
Dr Rod Lamberts discusses how risk communication can go wrong in an article for The Conversation.
8 December 2016
CPAS has been awarded the 2016 ANU Outreach Award for Contribution to the Community. The commemorative glass trophy, pictured here, was presented to Director Joan Leach...
30 November 2016
A CPAS lecturer had an idea and her master's students did the research, using a PhD student’s programming, resulting in the research being accepted for publication in...
22 November 2016
CPAS researchers Adam Huttner-Koros and Sean Perera have published a new paper in the Journal of Science Communication which explores the professional self-...
8 November 2016
CPAS Director Professor Joan Leach and lecturer Dr Merryn McKinnon co-wrote an article for The Conversation with Professor Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, Director of the Global...
8 November 2016
Former visiting masters student Judith Vos and CPAS lecturer Merryn McKinnon have published a chapter in a new book exploring the links between science education and science...

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