So you want to live tweet your own talk at a conference… well good news, you can! If you want to make sure your audience takes away key information from your talk (or your thesis defense, outreach initiatives, etc.), you can make sure that the facts are coming from […]
Conferences are a great way to impart a lot of knowledge on those who are attending. Yet, what if you want the greater community to know what you now know? Enter Twitter. With it being easily accessible on phones, tablets, and computers it allows you to share presentations live-time with […]
I don’t know about you — but I never get tired of finding new podcasts to listen to! Especially science related ones. New ones like Undiscovered by Science Friday and the Femmes of STEM make my morning commute to work that much more enjoyable! So when I found out […]
Sarah E. Kucharski, the Communications Lead at Biotech Partners, took over the @iamscicomm twitter on May 11. Much of the discussion she had with the 9K followers on that twitter had to do with the relationship between science communication and science art. What is Science Communication and Science Art? […]
Our writer Melissa Marquez took over the @biotweeps twitter page and ran a telling poll on May 16th. The poll asked: “Women in STEM: Have your looks (rather than your work) been critiqued before?” Out of 682 votes, 74% of the people who took the poll said: “Yes”. […]
As much as we don’t like to admit it, we’ve probably have all spread fake news and false information via social media. But it’s Not Like This is Anything New Despite what the comedic, political satire comic “The Birth of Fake News” might have said, the press hasn’t been […]
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Beginning on February 2nd, and exploding on the very next day, a new trending tag appeared on Twitter, calling out for scientists to name themselves and say that they’re #ActualLivingScientists. As more and more science hits the news every day, being the forefront of the conversation since Donald Trump was […]