Sense about Science is an independent campaigning charity that challenges the misrepresentation of science and evidence in public life. We advocate openness and honesty about research findings, and work to ensure the public interest in sound science and evidence is recognised in public discussion and policymaking.

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The case for Responsible Handover

How do education authorities end up firing ‘failing’ teachers based on an algorithm using flawed …

Vacancy: campaigns and research coordinator

We’re hiring a campaigns and research coordinator. The role involves supporting and developing our flagship …

Data Science Guide to launch in USA

The public guide to data science produced by Sense about Science will be launched at a seminar in Seattle …

Sense about Science joins PEriTiA

Sense about Science is pleased to be part of a new Europe-wide project to look into how people weigh …

Seen a claim? #AskforEvidence

Every day we hear from celebrities, commentators, companies, organisations and politicians who tell us …

Evidence Based Veterinary Medicine Matters

Veterinary leaders have come together to affirm their commitment to veterinary medicine based on sound …

Evidence Week 24th June

Evidence Week returned from the 24-26thJune 2019 and brought together MPs, peers, parliamentary services and people from different walks of life across the UK to talk about why evidence matters.

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