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Science Communication & Learning

Scientists as story tellers: The lives of those who study life

The lack of interaction between scientists is contributing to a growing distrust of scientists by the public. The aim of this gathering was to illustrate the experiences of field biologists to the public through a format free from scientific jargon — and in a way that could compete with the many other interests presently faced by readers; and so began the project “BIOgraphies: The lives of those who study life” (in the original Portuguese “BIOgrafias: Vidas de quem estuda a vida (http://www.escolademar.pt/biografias-vidas-de-quem-estuda-a-vida/ ).. Read More »

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Justine Braby

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Previously, I worked for a Namibian-based environmental consulting (http://www.iecn-namibia.com) company called IECN, the director of which is CEC..

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