Tagged: cartoon

Four homegrown science media projects worth checking out - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Dec 03, 2015

The Science Communicator’s conference was held in Wellington earlier this week and saw a diverse and impressive range of presentations from New Zealand and Australian science communicators.  I gave a session on the second day of the SCANZ conference showcasing four projects that involve scientists exploring innovative ways to communicate science. All of these projects are only really getting off the … Read More

Naturopathy vs Science - Infectious Thoughts

Siouxsie Wiles Nov 03, 2014

Today Wellington’s Dominion Post newspaper ran a piece of (in my opinion..) misleading propaganda they passed of as a cartoon which can be summed up as naturopathy vs science. I assume it is in response to the bad press that homeopathy received last week after Green Party MP Steffan Browning signed a petition calling for … Read More

A geeky valentine - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Feb 14, 2012

For those who might want one (reposted from two years ago) :- Other articles on Code for life: Haemophilia – towards a cure using genetic engineering Finding platypus venom Coiling bacterial DNA What do scientists look like?, redux Not Darwin’s tree of life … Read More

How do you find images for your blog articles? - Code for life

Grant Jacobs May 04, 2011

To my patient followers–do I have any left?–I’m sorry for lack of writing for the last long while. My little cottage needed attention, still does. Work, as always, needs attention - still does, too. Faced with all this my writing today is brief and off-the-cuff. [caption id="attachment_6281" align="alignleft" width="231" caption="Source: http://xkcd.org/"][/caption] … Read More