Science Calling is written by Maria Delaney.
Science Calling’s aim is to increase interest in science by writing about new research, our island, science activities/events and thoughts on science in a simple and appealing way (with a bit of fun thrown in).
Maria is a graduate of the Smurfit Institute of Genetics, Trinity College Dublin, with experience in the medical science industry. Recently awarded a scholarship to complete an MA in Journalism in Dublin City University (2012/2013).
Guest posts are welcome. Please contact Maria if you are passionate about science and would like to write an article.
The Sunday Times: Most recent (05 May 2013): State should compensate kidney donors, say campaigners (pay per view)
The Irish Times: Feature on wild boar in Hertitage & Habitat section (04 May 2013). A total boar or a pig’s pedigree?
TheJournal.ie: Article on science policy (01 Nov 2012), crowdfunding science (02 Dec 2012) & graphene (28 Jan 2013)
Book: Compiled by Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin, Maria Delaney, Humphrey Jones & Paul O’Dwyer - click image for info
Radio / Talks / Conference Highlights:
Offical liveblogger for the first Nobel Week Dialogue: Stockholm (December 2012)
Falling Walls LiveBlog as part of Fellowship: Berlin (November 2011 & 2012)
RTÉ Radio 1 Mooney Show: Spoke about Science 140 with Derek Mooney, Eanna ní Lamhna and Richard Collins in November 2012 – click on image to listen
Today FM Savage Sunday: Anton Savage spoke to Humphrey Jones and I on in October 2012 (from 26 minutes) – click on image to listen
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