Northwest Science Writers Association Conversation with Chantel Prat, PhD, Thursday June 23, 7:00 pm Chantel Prat, “The Neuroscience of You”talks with NSWA’s David Mills Register Now NSWA in-person Happy Hour June 9Thursday June 9 starting 6 pm at GrowlerGuys 8500 Lake City Way NE, Seattle. Covered outdoor space, pizza, and bookmobile! New Skills Webinar: How to Report on Healthcare StatisticsJoin us online on April 20 for a Q&A with health data experts Rebecca Hubbard, PhD, and Lindsey Leininger, PhD. Watch the Recording NSWA 2022 Party and Annual Member Meeting See Photos Jan. 27: Can Humor Help Fight Misinformation About Science?When someone shares misinformation, should we be furious — or try to be funny? Watch our lively discussion with experts from academia, journalism, and comedy writing. Watch the recording Book Talk: Healing Landscapes With Indigenous ScienceOn Tuesday, November 30, we gathered for a discussion with Indigenous environmental scientist Dr. Jessica Hernandez about her new book on why western conservationism isn’t working and what Indigenous models can offer. Watch the Recording The Craft and Humor of Science Writing With Mary RoachWatch our recent Zoom conversation with “America’s funniest science writer” Mary Roach that took place Wednesday, October 20. Watch the recording COVID-19 Coverage and Economic Resources for NSWA MembersNSWA is supporting its members during this public health emergency by collecting resources to help those writing about the pandemic and those suffering economic hardship from its consequences. Go to the Resource List Congrats to our 2021 Career Development Award winners!NSWA is pleased to announce that independent journalists Robin Donovan and Britany Robinson will receive funding to advance their science communication careers. Learn more #nswasciwire – Recent work by our members #nswasciwire Mesa: Mouse Sperm Hooks For The Scientist, Natalia Mesa (@natmesanash) explored the mystery of why the sperm of most mouse species have hooks on... READ MORE Nelson: The Promise of Poop Bryn Nelson (@SeattleBryn) has published a new book, “Flush: The Remarkable Science of an Unlikely Treasure” about how... READ MORE Weinberger: Vaccines, Zoos and Consent Writing for Crosscut, Hannah Weinberger (@weinbergrrrrr) goes behind the scenes with zookeepers in Seattle to learn how... READ MORE Tachibana: Impacts of VW Cheats Writing for the University of Pennsylvania Leonard David Institute of Health Economics, Chris Tachibana (@ChrisTachibana)... READ MORE Fairley: Climate Hunger Strikers For The Tyee, Peter Fairley (@pfairley) visits activists in British Columbia who are pushing for climate action via hunger... READ MORE JOIN OR RENEW Are you a science communicator in the Pacific Northwest? Consider joining. We have monthly events, feature member writing and more.