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Australia’s first Professor of Science Communication

Sue Stocklmayer, Director of the Centre for the Public Awareness of Science (CPAS) at ANU, has become the first ever Professor of science communication in Australia.  Professor Stocklmayer has been at ANU for 15 years, during which time she has played a major role in the establishment and development of CPAS, Australia’s first academic science … Continue reading

Looking ahead to 2012

Originally published in FUSE, December 2011 In 2009 I spent a year in Sweden. Around August Stockholm held their annual pride march. The march is huge, often attracting around 500,000 viewers. This year, it was held approximately 6 months after the Swedish Government, with an overwhelming majority, approved same-sex marriage in the country. The passage … Continue reading