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Online Workshop: Making Chemistry Matter to Your Public Audiences - Using Hands-on Activities to Stimulate Interest, Relevance, and Self-efficacy

Hear from project team members as they discuss the Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry project research findings and a framework for designing and facilitating informal hands-on chemistry activities with public audiences, and how they might be applied to other chemistry activities. Project...

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ChemAttitudes
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Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry kit

Building with Biology Summative Evaluation Reports (2018)

The Multi-Site Public Engagement with Science - Synthetic Biology (MSPES) project, publicly referred to as Building with Biology, was a three year project funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) that promoted public engagement with science (PES) - a model...

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Building with Biology - Synthetic Biology

Online Workshop: Changing the Conversation About Climate

Learn how your organization can be part of a larger movement to change public discourse about climate change to be positive, productive, and solutions-focused! Meet members of the National Network for Ocean and Climate Change Interpretation (NNOCCI), which...

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Linked Products

Editing Our Evolution: Rewriting the Human Genome forum

As gene editing techniques become more refined, the possibility of editing the human genome is moving from science fiction to reality. In this forum, participants have a chance to discuss the future of human genome editing and important concerns for...

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Building with Biology - Synthetic Biology
Kit
Building with Biology kit

Public Engagement with Science: A guide to creating conversations among publics and scientists for mutual learning and societal decision-making

This guide is designed to help staff at informal science education organizations and others who are interested to develop, implement, and evaluate activities and events that incorporate the multi-directional dialogue and mutual learning at the heart of public engagement with...

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Building with Biology - Synthetic Biology
Kit
Building with Biology kit

Online Workshop: Findings from Data Collection about Building with Biology Events

In 2016, 200 Building with Biology kits were distributed to museums and informal science education organizations around the country. Kit recipients hosted events with hands-on activities and forum programs that fostered public engagement with science about synthetic biology. This online...

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Building with Biology - Synthetic Biology
Kit
Building with Biology kit

Online Workshop: Evaluating Building with Biology Forums

This online worksohp will prepare participants to collect evaluation data from participants of the Building with Biology forums call Should We Engineer the Mosquito? and Editing the Genome: Now We Can. Should We? All sites receiving a forum stipend must participate...

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Building with Biology - Synthetic Biology
Kit
Building with Biology kit

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