Posts tagged November 2017
Science Writing Bookshelf

Strong writing skills are especially important because at the heart of science communication is the exchange of ideas.  Sharing research findings with colleagues, scientists worldwide and even the public can have a big impact on your work.  Yet in a study posted on bioRXiv in 2017, articles from 122 biomedical journals published over the past 130 years indicated a steady decrease in readability[1].  If writing is so important, why are so many academics bad at it?

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