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Why are women so uncooperative?

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Female professors are less cooperative than men, which is exactly what we would expect from watching the behavior of men and women in groups. That is the claim recently published in a letter to Current Biology. Or, at least that's the tabloid version of the letter. For example, Science 2.0, describes the research results as follows. In…
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Swim in Your Lane: How the “Public Understanding of Science ...

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It's important to understand that the story of the “Public Understanding of Science” actually goes back to instances of explicit advocacy for specific technologies or research domains. The science community in the UK was ...
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Calling for an ‘applied science of science communication’

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In his recent piece for Ars Technica, John Timmer argued for ‘an applied science of science communication’ that integrates latest research into best practice.
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Are We All Scientific Experts Now?, by Harry Collins - Times Higher Education

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Are We All Scientific Experts Now?, by Harry Collins Times Higher Education “Thanks to climate change scams, swine flu and a whole host of own-goals, the status of the white-coated prima donnas and narcissists has never been lower in the public...
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Naked Science: Why scientists need to communicate - Science Media Centre (blog)

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Naked Science: Why scientists need to communicate Science Media Centre (blog) At a conference in Hamilton this week I heard the most articulate argument yet as to why scientists should actively communicate their science via the media and directly...
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