Scientific writing: literature survey and review writing
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Teaching scientific writing to college students

Lakshmi Supriya

Reading and writing science is an important component of scientific training. It prepares students for an academic career and adds to their soft skills. Writing literature review is a great way to practice the organisation of scientific ideas into an informative, rational piece. Peer review assessment of the piece leads to collective learning. In this article, we discuss how these skills can be introduced in an undergraduate classroom.


Students displaying their model of rainwater harvesting during a summer camp
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Science Education in Marathi at HBCSE

Rohini Karandikar

For the last four decades, the Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (HBCSE) has been steadily pushing science education for primary and secondary school children in both rural and urban areas, through the medium of innovative activities and publications in multiple Indian languages, including Marathi, Hindi, Urdu and English.



Dispatches from IndiaBioscience

Building Local, National and Global Scientific Communities

A talk by Ron Vale, UCSF, USA, during YIM 2019, Guwahati

The event report on YIM 2019 can be found at the following links:

  1. YIM 2019: Glimpses from Guwahati
  2. YIM 2019: Glimpses from Guwahati (Part 2)





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