The debate over genetically-modified food is fascinating and complex. GM crops take on many different forms, whether they are designed to increase yield, withstand pests and adverse conditions, or have enhanced nutritional value. There are also intertwined environmental, social and economic factors to consider.
However you define a crisis, one thing is certain; no two are the same. One school of thought suggests that this means you cannot plan ahead, but Stempra believes differently. Ruth Francis reports on the crisis PR session from this year’s BIS funded Press Officer Training Day.
At the recent Stempra-BIS science press officer training day, Jen Middleton, Senior Media Officer at the Wellcome Trust, gave us her top 10 tips for science press officers.
We hope you’ve kept the 5th December free for the Stempra Christmas Party. This year, we’ll be finding out who’s been paying attention during the year with a special 2013 Science News Smackdown. There will be prizes for 8 different subject areas and one special overall prize to find out who is truly the top […]