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A better conversation about covid-19 risk with the public

We wrote to government ministers asking them to embark on a better conversation with the public about …

Advisors are not our leaders

Sense about Science has sought and achieved significant improvements in the use, standards and transparency …

Call on your MP to support transparency

  This week two parliamentary committees have written to government, calling for transparency …

Maddox prize nomination deadline extended

Thank to everyone who has supported the Maddox Prize so far, especially those who have put in a nomination …

Jonathan Bruun replaces Paul Hardaker as chair of Sense about Science

Professor Paul Hardaker, chief executive of the Institute of Physics, is stepping down today after chairing …

A fresh approach to scientific advice

On Friday Sense about Science Director Tracey Brown wrote to Boris Johnson urging him to use the May …

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