Citizen Journalism

Poster The term citizen journalism is used to describe the way in which citizens play an active role in collecting, reporting and distributing news and information (adapted from Wikipedia). Headlines http://www.wired.com/2016/08/bystanders-no-longer-document-injustice-broadcast The Guardian is opening up its newslists so you can help us make news Recommended Listening Making journalism public – Veteran US journalists Jay …

Email

Buzzwords A humble suggestion. Let’s use email more wisely. Personally, I check it weekly (Thursdays-Fridays), finding the endless announcements and mailing lists from friends and complete strangers tiresome, the spam and junk mail irritating (even if goes to a junk mail folder, why am I receiving this crap?), and the whole notion missing the point …

#SciComm

Hashtags #scicomm = Science Communication Hashtag: #scicomm Artwork / Cue Yourself Embedded Tweets It's #underratedungulate reveal day so here are more nyala pics for you, this time a comparison between the male and the female 🐃🐐🐫 #scicomm pic.twitter.com/WECtQe8F7H — Matt Davis (@m_davis8802) January 30, 2018 Headlines https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/04/the-scientific-paper-is-obsolete/556676/ Wiki scicomm Planeta.com Science The Value of Communication = El …

Civil Discourse

Buzzwords Civil discourse = Conversation intended to enhance understanding Also see: civility Requests Show examples of civil discourse Translating: Civil Discourse (additions and corrections requested, Google translated in this first attempt!) Spanish: Discurso civil German: Bürgerlicher Diskurs Māori: Kaupapa Akeha Planeta.com Civility Where is the conversation? Responsible Travel Week

What would you like to embed?

Screenshot Translating: What would you like to embed? Spanish: ¿Qué te gustaría incrustar? (not correct, ayuda!) German: Was möchtest du einbetten? (not correct!) Maori: He aha e hiahia ana koe ki te whakauru? (not correct) Translating: What would you like to have embedded? Spanish: ¿Qué te gustaría tener incrustado? (not correct) German: Was möchten Sie …

Fake News

Buzzwords Fake News = False stories that appear to be news, spread on the internet or using other media, usually created to influence political views or as a joke – Cambridge Dictionary Embedded Tweets America and the EU are best friends. Whoever says we are foes is spreading fake news. — Donald Tusk (@eucopresident) July …

Swedish (Svenska)

Swedish is related with German and English and very close to Norwegian and Danish. Swedes, Norwegians and Danes normally understand each other. Swedes under the age of 60 normally has English as a second language and has studied English for several years in school. Artwork / Cue Yourself Wiki Swedish Gökotta Swedish has a word …

Haiku (俳句)

Haiku (俳句) = A very short form of Japanese poetry. It is typically characterized by three qualities: The essence of haiku is “cutting” (kiru). This is often represented by the juxtaposition of two images or ideas and a kireji (“cutting word”) between them, a kind of verbal punctuation mark which signals the moment of separation …