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http://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/joker3.jpg 800 531 Leonidas Georgiou http://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/crastina_logo_web.png Leonidas Georgiou2014-03-07 12:48:412016-07-27 20:48:58Fighting the boredom, part 3: “Become a better scientific communicator by experiencing it.”
In this third part of his four part blog article, Leonidas Georgiou shows us some communicators who inspire him.
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In this second posting of his four part blog article, Leonidas Georgiou describes why presentations become tedious and what you can do to avoid it.
http://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/alicia.jpg 439 658 Olle Bergman http://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/crastina_logo_web.png Olle Bergman2013-12-10 14:40:582016-07-27 23:01:17Dance your PhD 2013 – a dancer’s view
Alicia González Martínez, undergraduate student in medicine and semi-professional dancer, shares her thoughts about the winners of this year’s Dance Your PhD competition.
http://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/24254415.jpg 530 800 Leonidas Georgiou http://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/crastina_logo_web.png Leonidas Georgiou2013-11-05 08:54:302016-07-27 22:43:54Fighting the boredom, part 1: ”Let’s show the world how amazing science is!”
”Badly communicated science is boring and a big component of doing science is motivation. We can't expect to motivate people without good communication skills!” says Leonidas Georgiou, PhD student at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology.
http://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/networks.png 166 574 Iva Filipovic http://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/crastina_logo_web.png Iva Filipovic2013-07-15 14:22:162016-07-27 23:18:38The power of social media
Social media is transforming all professional activities today, and science is not an exception. Iva Filipović, from University of Belgrade, gives some advice on how to unleash the power of social media for the benefit of your lab work and your career.
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John Dupuis, science librarian, has collected some links for his son who is a first year physics student. Useful stuff – and linky!
http://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/autcracy.png 108 576 Olle Bergman http://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/crastina_logo_web.png Olle Bergman2013-05-16 09:59:562016-07-27 23:24:08Science: autocracy or democracy?
It’s time to tear down the wall between the scientific community and the outside world. James Beggs, PhD student at University of Southampton, addresses the issue in a column.