The Fundamentals of Science, from Funding to Publishing

Event Date: 
September 23, 2021

Develop your science editing skills through this companion webinar series to the science editing handbook. Each event features several leading science journalists who will dive deep into topics including source diversity and development, covering health issues and handling controversial topics. This six-webinar series will empower you with the insights, knowledge, tips and resources all editors need to meet the highest standards of science journalism. This project was made possible thanks to support from the Kavli Foundation and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Department of Science Education.

Why Attend?

  • Develop your skills as an editor of science journalism through these topical webinars, which will provide advice and tips on how to meet the challenges you face
  • Develop best practices in science reporting and editing
  • Spot faulty reporting or flawed science
  • Help your reporters tell compelling science stories

See schedule here.

Sixth webinar: The Fundamentals of Science, from Funding to Publishing

The industry of science is built on basic principles of funding, research and publishing. Learn about these fundamentals, how they work, the way they shape science and how to use this understanding to better inform the public.


  • Apoorva Mandavilli
  • Ed Yong
  • Emily Anthes

When: Thursday, September 23, 2021, 1-2:30pm ET

It's free! Register here.

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