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Saturday, August 13 • 09:00 - 11:00
How to spot shit science (Storyology Plus workshop)

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An entertaining presentation exploring the alarm bells journalists should listen out for when they’re reporting on science issues. Plus practical exercises looking at scientific papers, media releases and news stories, and identifying the pressure points where inaccuracies and hype can slip into the process.

NOTE: This workshop is included in the Storyology Plus Pass, but not included in the regular Storyology Pass. Be sure to check you have the right pass before adding this workshop to your online schedule! Register for the workshop with a pass using this eventbrite link.

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Joseph Milton

Senior media officer, Australian Science Media Centre
Joe Milton is an evolutionary biologist who, after studying the evolution of plants for ten years at various Scottish universities, made a move into journalism. Since then he has written for the Financial Times, Nature and New Scientist, among others. Joe joined the London Science Media Centre in 2010, where he was Senior Press Officer for Mental Health, before taking up the position of Senior Media Officer at the Australian Science Media... Read More →

Saturday August 13, 2016 09:00 - 11:00
The Old Bakery 245 Chalmers St, Redfern NSW 2016

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