Sense About Science USA

Our mission is to create and curate a national conversation about the value of scientific progress and the importance of evidence and transparency.

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Science is not a house of facts you occupy, but a method you use to build a house

Says SAS USA Director, Trevor Butterworth, during an interview with the McGill University Reporter in anticipation of a fall symposium on science and the media.

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What happened during a two-day statistics camp for students
at Georgia’s Grady School of Journalism?

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The origin story of the global campaign to find missing medical research.

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Media Guide for Scientists

What to do before, during, and after a media interview.
Available for download and printable in black and white, or color.

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What do we mean by “reproducibility”?

The current call to improve scientific research reliability and transparency is admirable, but the discussion is often confusing, especially when terms like “replication” and “reproducibility” are used differently across scientific fields.

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