June 2019 | Using videos to communicate your science

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August 2018 | Participatory science communication

  We live in a society where ‘fake news’ accusations escalate as the politics of knowledge is being played on a global stage.  Yet as we face very real problems demanding change it is interesting to reflect on the role of science communication. We often assume...

December 2017 | Engaging people in science issues

Innovation is never far away in science communication initiatives. Governments, universities and private practice are always looking to connect with people in a way that they’ve not experienced before. We love to see fascinating activities that engage people in...

iNature – urban biodiversity engagement plan

Gold Coast City Council, 2013 We worked with Gold Coast City Council to develop iNature (Into Nature), a strategy and implementation plan for engaging the Gold Coast’s urban residents and visitors with the city’s significant biodiversity and natural features. iNature...

Science engagement – what is it?

People see science ‘engagement’ as many different things. For me it is about empowering people to fully participate in the science. At its most exciting it is about ordinary people doing the science working alongside researchers to investigate and solve...