Science Engagement and Dialogue

Junior Café Scientifique
– Organising informal, school-based discussion and conversation between scientists and students

Fold It
– Help advance our understanding of proteins by joining the 20,000 gamers playing Fold It!

Psci-com List
– The archive of an email distribution list concerned with public engagement with science

– Site of the UK government’s programme to promote scientific dialogue with the public, to inform policymaking

Café Scientifique
– Network of science cafés “where, for the price of a cup of coffee or a glass of wine, anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and technology”.

– Large-scale UK government public consultation exercise in future scanning, which ran from Jan – July 2007

Policy, Ethics and Life Sciences Research Centre (PEALS)
– Research centre in Newcastle promoting public participation in the life sciences and public debate