Entries by Dorota Paczesniak, PhD

Science Gingerbread competition

We at Crastina feel that gingerbread have a great, but largely unutilized potential as a science communication medium. Now we can change that together: let’s have a Science Gingerbread competition! So, here is your assignment: Cut and decorate your gingerbread cookies to illustrate a scientific phenomenon or process. Send us a photo with a short description […]

Communicating Cannabis science in a women’s professional network

Science communication, Cannabis and feminism. These three seemingly unrelated phenomena are joined together by Dr. Daniela Vergara, a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Colorado, Boulder and a director of the Agricultural Genomics Foundation. Daniela’s research aims to understand the genomic diversity and evolution in the plants of genus Cannabis. These plants have been utilized […]