6 science podcasts that you should be listening to

6 science podcasts that you should be listening to

Podcasts are becoming more and more popular. They are how we learn new knowledge, learn new skills and even get our news now. They are even becoming a huge tool for bloggers and institutions looking to reach more diverse audiences in their digital marketing strategies. But everyone seems to have their favourites that they are [...]

15 STEM books to add to your family’s 2019 reading list

15 STEM books to add to your family’s 2019 reading list

Nothing beats taking some time for yourself. Sitting in a cosy corner and cwtched up with a good book ready to learn something new. This year I have set myself the challenge to start reading more again, and to celebrate this year's World Book Day, I wanted to build on last year's book recommendation blog [...]

17 women in STEM who everyone should learn about in school textbooks

17 women in STEM who everyone should learn about in school textbooks

How many male scientists can you name? Now - how many female scientists can you name? I am willing to bet that no matter how many you could name, the number of male scientists was higher than female right? A study in 2016 showed that male scientists outnumber women 3:1 in school textbooks and if [...]

What happens in our bodies when we laugh? – Comedy Central Live 2018

What happens in our bodies when we laugh? – Comedy Central Live 2018

Celebrity gossip time! Oxygen and magnesium are dating! . . OMg! . In other news, Einstein has finally finished that theory about space he has been working on. . . It's about time too! . Anyone know how you plan a space party? . . Well, I guess you just plan-et! . Okay, okay! I'm [...]

Guest blog: My Summer as a Science Communication Intern

Guest blog: My Summer as a Science Communication Intern

Anyone that knows me will know that I have a serious case of wanderlust. I am always looking for the next place I can visit and saving up for those flights and excursions to capture those photos & moments that will last a lifetime. But you all also know that I love science communication. Scicomm [...]