✍️Science Writing News Roundup #61 (September 14, 2021)

Vaccine hesitancy: A roundup of research summaries and survey data sources.

New Quick Facts resource for reporters: Sea level rise and climate change. Differences in coastline geography, ocean currents, land subsidence, and other factors are causing some areas—including the U.S. East and Gulf Coasts—to experience greater sea level rise than others.

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  • Navigating qualitative research. María Paula Rubiano A. dives into strategies for covering qualitative research. “Science journalists are rarely taught how to evaluate the credibility of qualitative papers,” she writes. “But such research can be fascinating and worthy of coverage—and can add depth and complexity to many science stories.”

  • Climate journalist Andrew Revkin on evolving beyond storytelling. Mr. Revkin has covered climate change for over 30 years, primarily for the New York Times, but also for National Geographic, Discover Magazine and Science Digest. By writing for a new blog that launched this summer, Mr. Revkin is widening the reach of his work to include the interaction of a broader audience.

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  • Writing About Science, Joyfully. Justine Dees is a microbiologist who embraced the idea of sharing her knowledge and love of science to become a blogger and content marketer for life science companies.

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