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Finding the story in science

Finding the story in the science

In this blog, we’ll look at some basic storytelling techniques, and how medical research charities can apply them when talking about the scientists they fund. As humans, we are hard-wired to absorb information through stories. Present a series of unconnected facts, and people might forget. Yet, bring them together into a narrative, and they become … Continue reading Finding the story in the science

Science communication – exercises, tools, and tips for researchers

Medical research charities often rely upon scientists to explain their own work in a lay-friendly language their supporters understand. In this blog post, I’ve gathered exercises, tools, and tips that charities can use to help researchers communicate their work.  The researchers your charity funds often have opportunities to explain their work to your charity’s supporters … Continue reading Science communication – exercises, tools, and tips for researchers

Top questions and tips for interviewing scientists

Got an interview with one of your charity’s researchers coming up? In this blog, I share some ideas for questions you can ask and how you make the most of your conversation when you're interviewing scientists.  Putting together a good set of questions for an interview depends on knowing exactly what you want to get … Continue reading Top questions and tips for interviewing scientists