public perception of science

Scientists In Singapore Must Capture The Imagination Of The Public, New Report Finds

A survey of almost a thousand Singaporeans reveals that they are well-versed in some areas of science but surprisingly unaware of facts that affect their daily lives as well as national health.

The Unexpected Rewards Of Engaging The Public With Science

Sure, media exposure means some misunderstanding and trolls, but it also can spark a healthy interest and new ideas.

Stereotypes And The Stock Photo Scientist

If you've only ever encountered stock photo scientists, you can't really be blamed for assuming that all scientists are male, mad or maladjusted.

Singaporeans Aware Of Nanotech But Wary Of Side Effects

More knowledge about a new technology can also increase concerns about the potential risks, survey shows.