I, Mammal by Liam Drew
Humans are mammals. Most of us appreciate that at some level. But what does it mean for us to have more in common with a horse and an elephant than we do with a parrot, snake or frog?
After a misdirected football left new father Liam Drew clutching a uniquely mammalian part of his anatomy, he decided to find out more. Considering himself as a mammal first and a human second, Liam delves into ancient biological history to understand what it means to be mammalian.
ABSW travel grants for CIJ Summer Conference Awarded
Congratulations to ABSW members
Who have all been awarded a £500 ABSW travel grant to attend the Investigative Journalism Summer Conference: Where new tools meet traditional craft on 4-6 July 2019 in London, UK.
European Science Journalist of the Year - finalists announced
Finalists from 2018 at the European Conference of Science Journalists awards ceremony
After reviewing 25 entries, from countries throughout Europe, the judges have agreed on the finalists for European Science Journalist of the Year 2019.
Superheavy: Making and Breaking the Periodic Table by Kit Chapman
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Winners announced for the UK and Ireland's top science journalism awards
At a ceremony held at the Science Museum’s new Illuminate event space last night (Tuesday 28 May), the winners of this year’s Association of British Science Writers’ Awards for Britain and Ireland were announced.
Gaia Vince, freelance science and environment journalist, and an award-winning broadcaster and author hosted the event. The Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Sir Philip Campbell Editor-in Chief of the publishing company Springer Nature and former Editor-in-Chief of Nature. Pallab Ghosh, Science Correspondent BBC News, reflected on Sir Philip’s outstanding and influential career before announcing he had won the award.