Four Things Every Science Communicator Dreads about Conference Posters (and how to avoid the things!)

I’ve created a list of five things to avoid when making a conference poster, and what you can do instead. This isn’t an exhaustive list of pointers for designing a good poster—there are plenty of sites out there with that kind of information. This list is more about hacking away at the wretched habits of generations of boring posters, and moving into an era free from (okay, at least less dominated by) columns and boxes.

From birds and bees to chimpanzees: how everything really is ‘connected’

This series of blogs is all about connectivity, and in that spirit I’ll be discussing several stories over the next few posts that have caught my eye recently due to their overlapping significance. I always find that when I am inspired to share a particular article, I start to find many related stories that tie … Continue reading From birds and bees to chimpanzees: how everything really is ‘connected’