Tag Archives for communication

Why are we so impatient about new web technology?

David Crotty from CSHL, who I’ve corresponded with before, has again published an obituary for Science Web 2.0. I think this is premature but typical of how the media cycle works, especially on the web where the youthful perspective predominates. … Continue reading

20. February 2008 by Mr. Gunn
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Scientists should learn to be communicators, says Chris Mooney

Interesting talk yesterday, the main points of which were: Science is complicated You can’t expect the media to get it right So, scientists should stop obsessing over tedious facts and learn to market, or “frame”, our work. Nice sentiment, but … Continue reading

31. January 2008 by Mr. Gunn
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