In this episode, we discuss the ever-growing interest in pre-prints. What are they, why do they exist, who uses them and for what.
We are joined by a guest - the author of the paper we discuss in the podcast and the Twitter chat (https://twitt
In this episode, we speak about problematic terminology in science and science publishing. In a number of fields, certain terminology promotes exclusion or carry a degrading context. What can be done to move away from these inherent issues and
In this episode we are joined by the winner of second place of our 2021 State Your Mission Statement Challenge - a group of students who work to promote science communication among teens. You can follow them on Twitter @Sci4Teens.
Find the Twit
In this episode we are joined by the 1st place winner of the State Your Mission Challenge 2021 - Rashmi Sheoran also known as @astro_roxy.
You can find the moments of the Twitter chat Rashmi and Nevena hosted here and the peer-reviewed paper we
In this episode, we share tips on how to approach an audience based on shared values. We cover also some experiences from a workshop we hosted at the AAAS Annual Meeting 2021 on the same topic.
You can find the moments of the Twitter chat we or
In this episode, we welcome a guest, who is a poet (the BBC said so!) and a scientist - Dr Sam Illingworth.
We talk about how powerful poetry is as a conversation starter, as an expression, as a bonding and outreach mechanism for science.
In this episode we speak about the necessity to report, cover and communicate about scientific discoveries in languages different than English.
We start our discussion based on a Twitter chat (moments for it are here: https://twitter.com/i/eve
In this episode we speak again about vaccines and social attitudes towards them. Hear the previous episode on a vaccine-related topic here and check out its Twitter Moment here. The research we base our discussion on is reviewed by Heather here
In this episode, we talk with Mariya (@mariyav_phd) about some ground rules and key points to remember when communicating in times of crisis.
Find the Twitter chat moments here - link.
Find the CDC manual here - link.
Link to the COVID-19 Publ
In this episode we build on previous episodes. We talk about using social media for science communication with the runner up in the 2019 State Your Mission Challenge from the Scicomm_JC - Virginia Schutte. We talk strategies and tricks in using
In this episode we explore the potential of social platforms for science communication and how we can apply the scientific method to study the true impact of different types of messages. The basis for our talk with Dr Lisa Lundgren is the publi
In this episode, we are joined by Alex Martin - a recent guest on our Twitter chats.
We talk a bit about this publication The enduring effect of scientific interest on trust in climate scientists in the United States.
But more importantly, we s
In this episode we recap our participation and some highlights from the Congress of the European Ecological Federation 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal.
We talk about the talk we gave (slides can be viewed here) and the book on which we based our prese
In this episode we speak about inclusivity in STEAM with a special guest Tia Martineau (@tia_martineau and http://www.tiamartineau.science/)
Get in touch with the Science Communication Journal Club Team on Twitter @scicomm_jc and our contact fo
In episode 10 of the Science Communication Journal Club Podcast we talk with Dr Carla Brawn (@Sci_Game_Girl) about gamifying education. Check out her website at http://www.gamedoctor.co.uk/. Find the moments of the corresponding twitter chat h
In this episode we talk about our recent Twitter chat topic on predatory scientific journals and how to learn to recognize them.
We cover this article to start the discussion.
Mentioned tools you can use to assess the legitimacy of scientific j
The article which our guest chose for the twitter chat can be read here - Our House Is Burning: Discrepancy in Climate Change vs. Biodiversity Coverage in the Media as Compared to Scientific Literature;
The moments from the chat itself can be
What are the moral grounds based on which some people experience various level of hesitancy related to vaccination? How can science communicators explore these values, understand them and use them as a background for more effective communicatio
Useful links mentioned in the episode:
David S Anderson's twitter - https://twitter.com/DSAArchaeology
The curly haired mafia page - https://curlyhairmafia.com/
The Chapman University survey on American fears - https://blogs.chapman.edu/wilk
In this episode we use for basis of our discussion the article "Experimental evidence for tipping points in social convention" by Centola et al., published in the journal Science on 08 Jun 2018.
We talk about how many people and how much effort
In this episode we talk with Nico and Andrea from our honorable "State your mission challenge" mentions about the importance of diversity in science. Find them of Twitter at @latinolabs and don't forget to follow our own account at @Scicomm_JC
In episode 3 we talk about the importance of depoliticizing and culturalising scicomm messages with our honorable mention from the State Your Mission Challenge - Mark Smith. You can connect with him @MS71541719 on twitter. We also geek a tiny b