In the wake of public questions about trust in science, Angela Cochran had a conversation with Dr. Jamie L. Vernon about the challenges of communicating science to the public and how the SciComm community could do better.
Social media takes a leap among older adults. Is it because they were once young Internet adopters?
If consumer web sites remain the source of most health information, there is little that FRPAA will do to improve the transmission of research to the public.
A new Pew Research report shows that news media — print and broadcast — vary in their attitudes. But a deeper attitude about how the news should be presented may be their ultimate vulnerability.