Science writing: An examination into science writer writing behaviours, motivations, and source preferences
This research project aims to ascertain the state of science writing and its authors.
This research project aims to ascertain the state of science writing and its authors, encompassing research questions like:
- Are science communicators, especially science writers, qualified and knowledgeable enough about science to be writing about it?
- What sources do science writers utilise, and what what preferences do they have?
- Do science writers of different mediums focus on using different sources?
- What, if any, are the differences between blogging science writers and their non-blogging counterparts?