Farout – Names Matter For Science Communication

Farout – Names Matter For Science Communication

2018 VG18 was discovered at approximately 120 AU (astronomical units) from the Sun. News reports say it is the furthest known object in the solar system for now.  And its nickname holds an important lesson for scientists when it comes to communicating about their...
Storytelling for Science

Storytelling for Science

We’ve all heard that humans absorb information quickly when it is in the form of a story. But what does storytelling mean for a scientist? It’s not telling ghost stories around the campfire – it’s engaging your audience’s previous experience in...