https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Skärmavbild-2015-06-18-kl.-08.42.36.png 580 642 Olle Bergman Olle Bergman2015-06-18 09:05:382017-03-20 15:20:01deSciphered – science for visual learners
Making science more accessible by summarising research with simple graphics – that is the idea of deSciphered, a project initiated by the Cambridge student George Foot.
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“[The blog] Better Posters is about making posters informative and beautiful”. Meet invertebrate neuroethologist Zen Faulkes at The University of Texas-Pan American.
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/pie_chart_trouble.jpg 612 820 Elena Milani Elena Milani2015-05-05 12:06:412016-07-25 23:01:15Designing better graphs, part 1: Pie charts—popular but sometimes unclear
This is the first of a three part tutorial where Elena Milani (@biomug on Twitter), a science communicator with a neurobiology background, gives some advice on how to use graphs in a more effective way.
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This is a guest post from Crastina’s partner somersault18:24, originally posted on their website. your audience will remember the unusual Have a look at the picture above this blog post. That is the von Restorff effect…
https://crastina.se/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Skärmavbild-2015-05-02-kl.-15.17.31.png 598 1064 Matt Carter Matt Carter2015-05-01 10:33:312016-07-26 21:58:44What Scientists Can Learn From Designers (Matt Carter, May 2015)
According to neurobiologist Matt Carter, scientists often do a poor job at designing for example articles, scientific posters, and talks. But there are many core communication skills that could rather easily be acquired from professional designers.