The Good, the Bad, and the Selfie

The Good, the Bad, and the Selfie

The barbarians were at the gates, the handwriting on the wall. Their digital firepower was unstoppable.Without further a...
Science Gone Social

Science Gone Social

Scientists are beginning to embrace social media as a viable means of communicating with public audiences.

Science Speak

Contests that challenge young scientists to explain their research without jargon are turning science communication into a co...
Marketing Your Lab

Marketing Your Lab

Analysis, elbow grease, and legwork can bring in new business at little or no cost
Dealing with the Digital Deluge

Dealing with the Digital Deluge

One great thing about science today is that it’s more social than ever. We’re no longer exclusively on the bench,...
Toot Your Own Horn

Toot Your Own Horn

Aggressive Self Promotion Just Might Be the Scientific Community's Saving Grace

Communicating Science

The scientific community has historically taken a dim view of communications with nonscientific publics. No thanks, said scie...