About Sciblogs

Sciblogs brings together the best science bloggers in the country on one website, creating a hub for scientific analysis and discussion and facilitating reader interaction.

The website is for scientists who want to reach out to a general audience to explain their science and how it relates to society. Some Sciblog contributors spend most of their time in the lab or buried in research. Others are authors or entrepreneurs. All of them know what they are talking about and have an interest in engaging in discussion on the big science-related issues facing society.

Over time more bloggers will be added to the Sciblogs roster. If you would like to enquire about hosting a blog on Sciblogs contact us here.

You can easily keep an eye on new Sciblogs posts by subscribing via RSS or email or by following our Twitter feed.  Alternatively, there is a Facebook page - feel free to join in!


Sciblogs accepts display advertising and is a great platform if you seek to target a highly educated, professional audience that is engaged in discussion of science and technology.

We offer flexible advertising bundles and can tailor a package to your needs. Contact us for further details at the address below.

Sciblogs editorial team

Sciblogs is edited and managed by Peter Griffin, manager of the Science Media Centre, New Zealand Listener technology columnist and former technology editor of the New Zealand Herald.

Please contact us with editorial queries or to apply to host a blog on Sciblogs:

Sciblogs c/o Royal Society of New Zealand

PO Box 598


Background & funding

Sciblogs is an initiative of the Science Media Centre, an independent source of expert comment and information for journalists covering science and technology in New Zealand.

Sciblogs is hosted and maintained by Tangible Media and benefits from advertising revenue and an AMP Scholarship grant.

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