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Fiona Fox's blog on science and the media

abandon hype, all

The main subject of discussion at this year’s SMC Christmas bash was a new study published the same day, claiming that many of the exaggerations found in media reports of new scientific research were already present in the university press release. The study which analysed news stories from…

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a battle too far?

Recently Chris Elliott, Professor of Food Safety at Queens University Belfast, finally got to publish the findings of his independent … read more

why I accepted an OBE

I met my future husband at a protest outside BBC Broadcasting House in 1989, called to mark the first anniversary … read more

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