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Themes

Antartica

This diverse research theme focuses on the many facets of communication in the discussion and presentation of environmental science. 

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Abstract futuristic eye.

This research theme investigates the intersections between fiction, science and the public, where 'fiction' includes fictional stories told through film, television, radio, theatre, novels, short stories, comics and computer games.

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Drone flying over field at sunset

Communication about food is increasingly complex in a world of food-related controversies, amongst fad diets, foodborne illnesses, genetically modified organisms, food scarcity and more. 

Learn more about Food and agricultural communication
Poster board displaying sticky notes from people describing how do you deal with loneliness.

This research theme focuses on aspects of the communication of sciences that are interwoven with health and medical phenomena.

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A young boy with hand on electric ball causing his hair to rise (electric hair stock photo)

Examining aspects of formal and informal science learning that contribute to people's attitudes and relationships to science.

Learn more about Informal learning, science centres, and social aspects of science education
Business network concept.

This research theme explores key issues affecting science communication within and between organisations, with a focus on understanding these relationships. 

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Street art mural "Inspire Growth" describes the natural process of reusing coffee grounds to grow new life of mushrooms.

Collaborations between people in the arts and sciences are constantly producing new knowledges and finding new ways to engage people with both the arts and the sciences. 

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A lit lightbulb lighting up the chalkboard covered in science communication lingo and drawings.

Testing specific elements of science communication theory and its relationship to practice.

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Stack of newspapers

This research theme examines the intersections of science, the media and the public.

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Parliament House in Canberra at dusk

Investigating the nature of communications between governments and scientific research.

Learn more about Science, policy and government