Objectives: To understand the state of the art in the theory and practice of science communication in contemporary Europe.
Summary report: European Science Communication today
Through interviews, literature reviews, quantitative social media analysis, and ethnography, the QUEST partner Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) led a comprehensive study into science communication in Europe. The research assessed the landscape of science communication research, science journalism, science on social media and science in museums.
The study concluded that science communication is a landscape in transition, that it needs to embrace a critical, dialogic approach and that format matter – science communication needs to adapt based on the used medium. You can read more about the research findings in this blog post. To download the full deliverable, click below.