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Perils and positives of science journalism in Australia

McKinnon, Merryn; Howes, Johanna; Leach, Andrew; Prokop, Natasha


Scientists, science communicators and science journalists interact to deliver science news to the public. Yet the value of interactions between the groups in delivering high-quality science stories is poorly understood within Australia. A recent study in New Zealand on the perspectives of the three groups on the challenges facing science journalism is replicated here in the context of New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory. While all three groups perceived the quality of science...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
Source: Public Understanding of Science
DOI: 10.1177/0963662517701589


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