Author Archives: Christopher Dade | Dublin City University

Could I interest you in some…science?

In February, those of us in the MSc Science and Health Communication program had the chance to actually do a bit of science communication by competing in FameLab. FameLab is an international science communication competition in which scientists, from undergrads … Continue reading

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Ciaran’s Question

What are we teaching our children? This was the question repeatedly asked by our guide, Ciaran, on my family’s visit to Belfast earlier this month. We were on a black cab tour of the Protestant and Catholic neighborhoods of Belfast … Continue reading

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Flyover Country

When you grow up in the rural Midwest, you become accustomed to answering the question, “So where are you from?” not with any direct answer but via triangulation, using successively more specific points of reference others may know. I honed … Continue reading

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