Science communication

We love sharing our science with the rest of the world. Here are some of the ways we've done that in the past, and we're always looking for new ways to do so. Contact us if you've got ideas!

 

Macquarie University’s Early-Career Researcher of the Year Award video featuring our spatial ecology of fear research (1:20)

 Australian Geographic magazine,  “Google program helping research”

Australian Geographic magazine, “Google program helping research”

 The Conversation, "I'm an Expat US Scientist and I'm Returning to Trump's America to Stand Up For Science"

The Conversation, "I'm an Expat US Scientist and I'm Returning to Trump's America to Stand Up For Science"

 Chicago Tribune,  "I'm an Expat US Scientist and I'm Returning to Trump's America to Stand Up For Science"

Chicago Tribune,  "I'm an Expat US Scientist and I'm Returning to Trump's America to Stand Up For Science"

 The Scientist Magazine, “Satellite images capture fish fear”

The Scientist Magazine, “Satellite images capture fish fear”

 Nature,  “Brave fish forage more” : Research Highlights blurb on Madin et al. (2010) American Naturalist. 

Nature, “Brave fish forage more”: Research Highlights blurb on Madin et al. (2010) American Naturalist. 

 Wildlife Australia Magazine,  “Seeing Fear From Space”

Wildlife Australia Magazine, “Seeing Fear From Space”

 Time Magazine,  “Testing the waters”

Time Magazine, “Testing the waters”

Elizabeth’s lecture in Macquarie University’s Women in Science Masterclass for rural and underserved high school students in Australia (42:27)

 Discover Magazine blog, "Satellite pictures reveal “landscape of fear” in Great Barrier Reef"

Discover Magazine blog, "Satellite pictures reveal “landscape of fear” in Great Barrier Reef"

Elizabeth’s seminar at Google HQ in Mountain View, CA (49:14)

Google Earth Outreach video featuring our spatial ecology of fear research (1:47; starts at 1:24)

 "Female Scientists in the Spotlight": Interview with the Australian Coral Reef Society 

"Female Scientists in the Spotlight": Interview with the Australian Coral Reef Society 

 WWF’s ClimatePrep.org, “From the Field: Blue Carbon on the Great Barrier Reef”

WWF’s ClimatePrep.org, “From the Field: Blue Carbon on the Great Barrier Reef”

“Children, Coral Reefs, and Climate Change”: Primary and preschool students in Sydney, Australia show their concern for the future of coral reefs through a self-organised bake sale fundraiser, a guest lesson at school and group discussion on World Oceans Day 2017. Video by Alvaro del Campo and Natalie Lorentzen of QuickClips.

 

Science commentary

We're always excited to share our thoughts on cool new research coming out of other labs and institutions, too.

 
 Australian Geographic,   “‘Bright spots’ found among damaged coral reefs” (Photo: Tane Sinclair-Taylor)

Australian Geographic, “‘Bright spots’ found among damaged coral reefs” (Photo: Tane Sinclair-Taylor)

 New Scientist, “Great Barrier Reef reserves protected fish from cyclone” (Photo: WaterFrame/Alamy)

New Scientist, “Great Barrier Reef reserves protected fish from cyclone” (Photo: WaterFrame/Alamy)

 International Business Times, “Coral reef conservation solution? Damaged coral reefs surprise experts with 15 ‘bright spots’ jam-packed with fish”

International Business Times, “Coral reef conservation solution? Damaged coral reefs surprise experts with 15 ‘bright spots’ jam-packed with fish”

 

Science informing the news

Every now and then some of our science informs popular media. 

 
 The New Yorker, “Six Earth-Moving Moments of 2015″ (see " 6. China Summons Islands from the Sea",  which cites our brief correspondence Madin  et al.  (2015) Nature)

The New Yorker, “Six Earth-Moving Moments of 2015″ (see "6. China Summons Islands from the Sea", which cites our brief correspondence Madin et al. (2015) Nature)