SUSDAP

The SUSDAP (Sustainable Development and Public Opinion)¬†research project was promoted and implemented by Observa and the University of Aarhus (DK) This study synthesizes the public perceptions of Climate Change through a national survey that involved a representative sample of Italians citizens. First, the perceptions of global warming and its effects was evaluated with regard to…

Science communication: 5 keywords

We provide you 5 keywords¬†to understand the debate on science communication. The first word is popularization. Popularisation¬†is the term with the longest tradition among those used to describe a wide range of practices in making scientific information accessible to general, non-expert audiences. During the 18th century, science popularisation gradually defined itself as a distinctive narrative…

YOUTH, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

The ‘Youth, Science and Technology’ survey, promoted and coordinated by Observa and Pristem Bocconi in the spring 2017, was carried out using some of the questions of the ROSE (Relevance of Science Education) research questionnaire dedicated to studying student orientation towards science and technology (Schreiner & Sjoberg, 2005). The survey was also carried out in…