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Principles of Scientific Communication (Bongers and Macartney)

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    Science communication is the practice of informing, educating, raising awareness of science-related topics, and increasing the sense of wonder about scientific discoveries and arguments. Science communicators and audiences are ambiguously defined and the expertise and level of science knowledge varies with each group. 

    Thumbnail: Michael Faraday giving a Christmas Lecture at the Royal Institution (circa 1855). (Public Domain; Alexander Blaikley via Wikipedia)


    This page titled Principles of Scientific Communication (Bongers and Macartney) is shared under a CC BY 4.0 license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Amanda Bongers and Donal Macartney (eCampus Ontario) via source content that was edited to the style and standards of the LibreTexts platform; a detailed edit history is available upon request.