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13 July 2016
The CPAS researcher discusses strategies for maintaining gender equity in science in a new article for The Conversation.
13 July 2016
The Marquis de Condorcet was a mathematician, philosophe and active player in the French Revolution. But was he an early science communicator? In a new paper for the...
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23 May 2016
Residents of colonial Sydney absolutely loved communicating about science through newspapers, theatre, poetry, paintings and more, according to CPAS academic Dr...
16 May 2016
The next Conversations across the Creek, a joint effort under the auspices of the Head of the Humanities Research Centre (HRC) and the Director of the Australian National...
15 May 2016
Knowing more about the history of science can change the way we think about science communication, according to a new paper by CPAS academic Dr Lindy Orthia. The paper,...
30 March 2016
Rod Lamberts weighs in on the wind turbine safety debate in a new article for The Conversation.
10 March 2016
Read and listen to Rod Lamberts and Will Grant's chat with Alan Alda on the art of science communication at The Conversation.
8 March 2016
Actor Alan Alda, best known for his starring role in the television series M*A*S*H, opened new facilities for CPAS today. Mr Alda, US Ambassador to Australia his...
5 March 2016
A culture that is overtly anti-sexist can still implicitly associate science with masculinism, according to CPAS academic Lindy Orthia and anthropologist Rachel Morgain....
25 February 2016
Dr Rod Lamberts and Dr Will Grant have posed and answered another tricky question in their latest piece for The Conversation, asking should scientists engage with pseudo-...
22 February 2016
Actor Alan Alda, best known for his starring role in the television series M*A*S*H, has teamed up with CPAS to help promote science communication. The Alan Alda Center for...
26 January 2016
CPAS congratulates Professor Sue Stocklmayer on being appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) in today's Australia Day Honours. Professor Stocklmayer was...
12 January 2016
Dr Merryn McKinnon has co-written an article for The Conversation with local teacher Dr Lynn Walker. They discuss why teachers are leaving the profession and one of the (many)...
18 December 2015
CPAS honours student Jennifer Colley was this week awarded the first ever ANU University Medal in science communication. The medal recognises Jen's outstanding...
11 December 2015
The garage-made hoverboard Dr Graham Walker put together for Back to the Future Day this year wins again for CPAS - not only did Graham garner extensive media attention, but...
2 December 2015
The CPAS Grand Triumvirate - its founder, Emeritus Professor Chris Bryant, Questacon founder Professor Mike Gore, and longstanding Director Professor Sue Stocklmayer - have...
24 November 2015
The outstanding outreach achievements of six CPAS staff members have been recognised with the Vice-Chancellor's Award for Public Policy and Outreach at the 2015 ANU...
24 November 2015
Two CPAS academics will receive teaching awards from the Colleges of Science in December this year, recognising their outstanding contributions to the education sphere. Dr Sean...
20 November 2015
ANU students who ran away with the circus over the past 30 years have met up to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Shell Questacon Science Circus, part of the ANU Master of...
4 November 2015
Preparations are underway with participating schools to offer, yet again, CPAS Science Communication School Internships in Semester 1, 2016. Speaking today at the Colleges of...

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