Welcome to Science Calling’s 2012!
There will be a number of new features to look forward to in the coming months including:
- Opinion Pieces – New monthly posts ranging from gender stereotyping to the history of science
- Devil’s Advocate – Controversial topics (e.g. climate change) told from another angle
New Science Stories
- Science Trips – On the road hunting for some fresh science topics (whales are first on the menu)
- Modern Irish Science Stories – The untold stories behind discoveries by modern Irish scientists
Encouraging Science Communication in Ireland:
Helping the development of new science writers by:
- Guest Writers – More to be featured in 2012. If you’re interested, contact via email.
- Undergraduate Science Writing Prize – Currently in development (stay tuned!)
- Science Blogging Uncut Workshop – Currently in development (again… stay tuned!)
If It’s Not Broke, Don’t Fix It:
As well as this, you can expect the usual posts:
- New Research – Interesting discoveries from both home and abroad
- Featured Conferences – Features and updates from science conferences including ESOF 2012
- Thoughts on Science – Ideas that spring to mind throughout the year
- Irish Science Events & Activities – If you’re hosting one, let me know!
… Starting from Next Week
No better day than Friday 13th!