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July 29, 2021 in Blog, Resources

Understanding endemic diseases: Will Covid-19 ultimately become one? A Science in the Newsroom Masterclass

Register at: tiny.cc/masterclass Amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic which has been dragging on for over a year now, questions are being asked as to how the disease will mutate and…
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March 23, 2021 in Blog, Resources

How to Report and Write About Digital Health

By Artur Olesch, Digital Health Journalist Telemedicine, telecare, and mobile health apps have recently gained momentum, driven by the COVID-19 pandemic and novel healthcare challenges. When preparing content on emerging…
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January 11, 2021 in Blog

2021: New newsroom guide: Journalism in the Age of Pandemics

Download the new handbook here. Designed to help you navigate 2021, the new newsroom guide is a distillation of expert views and advice, drawn from the World Editors Forum Science…
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March 20, 2019 in Blog

Modern newsrooms must separate the science from the fiction

By David Callaway, President of the World Editor’s Forum (New York) – Artificial intelligence. Cybersecurity. Climate change. Not a day goes by without every modern newsroom grappling with stories about…
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Avoiding junk science

Explainer: Artificial Intelligence

Explainer: Nutrition

10 Tips for Reporting Science

Interviewing scientists

Statistical P-hacking explained

Interpreting statistical significance

Data Visualisation