https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Cecilia-Berlin.jpg 511 769 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2013-10-21 12:25:482016-07-27 22:48:32Amazing Technicolor Bar Chart Costume
Amazing Technicolor Bar Chart Costume
”Well-dressed and witty” – this was how Cecilia Berlin, social sustainability scientist from Gothenburg was described as she won one of the regional finals of the Swedish national Forskar Grand Prix. (’Researcher’s Grand Prix’)
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/prezi.png 688 1203 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2013-10-04 07:44:122016-07-27 22:59:29Using Prezi for scientific presentations
Using Prezi for scientific presentations
Prezi advice from Norbert Majubu, an experienced user: Use it only if you’re a self-confident presenter and only when you know what you are talking about. In addition, recognize that it is more than a presentation tool.
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/vasco_featured2.png 316 451 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2013-09-19 06:15:162016-07-27 22:59:42”Virtual Poster” tomorrow’s format?
”Virtual Poster” tomorrow’s format?
Vasco Elbrecht from Ruhr-Universität Bochum has created a ”Virtual Poster” format which combines “Richard Attenborough commentary” with animated illustrations.
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/typeispower.png 647 852 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2013-09-16 11:48:402016-07-27 23:01:00”Type is Power!” – great animated summary
”Type is Power!” – great animated summary
Ben Barrett-Forrest, graphic designer ”for forward thinkers” , has made a great YouTube video about the history of typography.
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/9973537.thb_.jpg 233 350 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2013-09-05 08:05:162016-07-27 23:03:27Reader’s guide for laymen too elaborate to follow?
Reader’s guide for laymen too elaborate to follow?
Jennifer Raff, science blogger, recently wrote a guide for laymen on how to read and understand a scientific paper. Her purpose deserves a lot of credit but she has a very idealistic view of the behaviour of knowledge seekers outside of science.
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/useless_featured.png 806 851 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2013-08-13 14:10:102016-07-27 23:06:53Poor infographics adds to the communication noise
Poor infographics adds to the communication noise
Although I am normally an advocate of telling how to do things, rather than telling how not to do them, I must recommend this slideshow from The Guardian’s Data Blog: 16 useless infographics.
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/19119356.thb_.jpg 233 350 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2013-08-11 18:13:042016-07-27 23:12:02Search Engine Optimization for scientists
Search Engine Optimization for scientists
The publishing company Wiley-Blackwell has a special web site for article and book authors and has included some advice about search engine optimization with examples.