Category Archives: Science Communication

Earthquake education using animations

Bangladesh is one of the most disaster-prone countries in the world. In addition to frequent cyclones and drought, large areas of the country are at risk of earthquakes.
With densely populated cities, even a relatively small earthquake could have catastrophic consequences. Amrai Pari (Together We Can Do It) is harnessing the power of animation to help people be better prepared. Find out more about the project:

The public misunderstanding of the geological subsurface

This is really really important and relevant to all areas of natural and environmental hazards.

Professor Iain Stewart goes over some of the problems in science communication and the public misunderstanding of the geological subsurface.

“We need to find a way to connect people to the subsurface.”
Professor Iain Stewart