The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 30, 2015

The Pepper August 30, 2015 Welcome to The Pepper! Help keep everyone updated on science communications news and events in and around the Capital Region by sending your updates to capscicomm@gmail.com. Whether you’re on our member list as a professional or an enthusiast, let us know if you find The Pepper to be a helpful resource, and yourContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 30, 2015”

The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 23, 2015

The Pepper August 23, 2015 Welcome to The Pepper! Help keep everyone updated on science communications news and events in and around the Capital Region by sending your updates to capscicomm@gmail.com. Whether you’re on our member list as a professional or an enthusiast, let us know if you find The Pepper to be a helpful resource, and yourContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 23, 2015”

The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 16, 2015

The Pepper August 16, 2015 Welcome to The Pepper! Help keep everyone updated on science communications news and events in and around the Capital Region by sending your updates to capscicomm@gmail.com. Whether you’re on our member list as a professional or an enthusiast, let us know if you find The Pepper to be a helpful resource, and yourContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 16, 2015”

The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 9, 2015

The Pepper August 9, 2015 Welcome to The Pepper! Help keep everyone updated on science communications news and events in and around the Capital Region by sending your updates to capscicomm@gmail.com. Whether you’re on our member list as a professional or an enthusiast, let us know if you find The Pepper to be a helpful resource, and yourContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 9, 2015”

The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 2, 2015

The Pepper August 2, 2015 Welcome to The Pepper! This is our experiment for an official newsletter format, to keep everyone updated on science communications news and events in and around the Capital Region. Send your updates to capscicomm@gmail.com, and we’ll try for a weekly publication schedule and go from there. Whether you’re on our member listContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm news for week of August 2, 2015”

The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm and #STEM news for week of July 26, 2015

The Pepper July 26, 2015 Welcome to The Pepper! This is our experiment for an official newsletter format, to keep everyone updated on science communications news and events in and around the Capital Region. Send your updates to capscicomm@gmail.com, and we’ll try for a weekly publication schedule and go from there. Whether you’re on our member listContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento region #scicomm and #STEM news for week of July 26, 2015”

The Pepper: Sacramento meetup scheduled for July 29th

The Pepper July 19, 2015 Welcome to the first issue of The Pepper! This is our experiment for an official newsletter format, to keep everyone updated on science communications news and events in and around the Capital Region. Send your updates to capscicomm@gmail.com, and we’ll try for a weekly publication schedule and go from there.  WhetherContinue reading “The Pepper: Sacramento meetup scheduled for July 29th”

Sacramento news media tackles Pluto flyby

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft passed the dwarf planet Pluto on July 14th, 2015 after nine and a half years of traveling in space. News outlets in Sacramento eagerly awaited the new photographs and data from the probe, publishing stories in the days leading up to the flyby and continuing coverage into the next day. CapitalContinue reading “Sacramento news media tackles Pluto flyby”

Diving after Antarctic corals in Downtown Lodi

My aunt, Dr. Amy Wagner, has been all over the globe in search of corals. Since 2005, she has collected hundreds of coral samples from places like the Gulf of Mexico, Micronesia, the Caribbean and Antarctica. As my father puts it, “She chose her career wisely.” Why she was running around the world plucking seaContinue reading “Diving after Antarctic corals in Downtown Lodi”

Northern California chosen to host 2017 World Conference of Science Journalists

Science communicators in Northern California are about to get a taste of the global stage. San Francisco has won the bid as the location for the 2017 World Conference of Science Journalists, the flagship event of the World Federation of Science Journalists. The decision was announced June 10th during the 9th World Conference in Seoul, SouthContinue reading “Northern California chosen to host 2017 World Conference of Science Journalists”