PEST - Public Engagement with Science and Technology
June 09, 2003
The portuguese socialist party (PS) has called for the resumption of Ciência Viva projects in schools, temporarily backed down by lack of funding. The news is in newspaper Público, 07.06.2003.posted by acm | 2:10 PM
The G8 leaders have endorsed the science and technology action plan on the use of science and technology to promote sustainable development. Here is the SciDev.Net news.
March 28, 2003
I am sorry I haven't updated this blog for the past two months. I am going back to Lisbon now, and hopefully back to the blogging business as well.posted by acm | 9:13 AM
January 30, 2003
Also worthing a browse is the summary of the conference Communicating the Future: Best Practices for Communication of Science and Technology to the Public, held March 2002.
Very significant papers on evaluation of science communication programmes by Toss Gascoigne and Jenni Metcalfe, Australia. Browse the Papers section at Econnect.
January 20, 2003 4:45 PM
I am very pleased with the prompt answers I have received following the PEST control project presentation. Many thanks to Professor Mariano Gago, Baroness Susan Greenfield, Dr Vassilis Koulaidis, Professor Colin Blakemore, Lord Jenkin and Lord May.posted by acm | 4:40 PM
January 15, 2003
January 08, 2003
Today is the opening of the exhibition "Engenho e Obra", on the Engineering in Portugal over the 20th century. Until the 2nd of March in Cordoaria Nacional, Belém.posted by acm | 3:38 PM
December 26, 2002
The TwoTen Gallery, in London, hosts a series of innovative exhibitions on aspects of the relationship between medical science and art. Also online.posted by acm | 6:19 PM