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Recent work by our members

#nswasciwire highlights the published writing of NSWA members each month. Would you like to see your writing featured? Please suggest an item online or send a link or PDF file to Chris Tachibana at sciencewire@nwscience.org. The NSWA Board of Directors determines what material to present. We look forward to highlighting your work.

Arnold: Transgender Topics

Arnold: Transgender Topics

For researchers studying transgender communities, we've got a guide for you, writes Catherine Arnold for Continuum from the University of Minnesota (@umnlib). Catherine describes how resourceful university librarians, seeing a need for reliable scholarly information...

Mapes: Kavli winner

Mapes: Kavli winner

Lynda Mapes earned a 2019 AAAS Kavli Science Journalism Award that was officially presented in February at the annual AAAS meeting in Seattle. The Gold Award for a large newspaper with circulation of 150,000 or more was given to Lynda (@LyndaVMapes) and colleagues...

Barlow: Eruption

Barlow: Eruption

At the University of Oregon, volcanology started 50 years ago, Jim Barlow writes. And what is now the Oregon Center for Volcanology was originally led by a Nicaraguan coffee farmer turned researcher. Jim’s story on the University of Oregon website is rich with...

Roach: AI from MS

Roach: AI from MS

Each day, John Roach writes in Microsoft’s AI blog, the biomedical literature adds about 4000 new studies. Many papers have information on genomics, treatments, and responses to therapy that would be useful to oncologists and cancer researchers—if they could find...

Hu, Nijhuis, Rosen, Yan: First Craft

Hu, Nijhuis, Rosen, Yan: First Craft

The Craft of Science Writing is the first book from The Open Notebook (@Open_Notebook), an online community of science journalists and writers who freely share their experience and resources. NSWA is proud to have several members who contributed to the book. Wudan...