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Navigating science in the media

Navigating Science in the Media

In today’s world, we have more information at our fingertips than ever before. While the plethora of science news presents seemingly endless opportunities for learning, the wealth of potential sources…

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Fast Take: Sucralose & Health

Every so often, we read a new study that challenges what decades of research have demonstrated. While it makes for great headlines, we’re often left wondering: is it credible? The…

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Sensationalized Science

Science communication is at the heart of what we strive to do here. When new scientific results are oversold and/or sensationalized, it can leave us with all.the.feels. And it’s not…

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Junk Science [VIDEO]

Contributing to the rise of misinformation, junk science is defined as untested or unproven when presented as scientific fact. It could be the result of a poorly designed study published in a…

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The 10 Best FACTS Blogs of 2015

Last year, the FACTS network was still in its infancy. This year, all your input and support has made us better and better. To celebrate a great year of working…

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