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  • 1. The science that lurks in the corners
    • Irene Lapuente
    • La Mandarina de Newton S.L.
    • http://www.lamandarinadenewton.com
  • 2. Science
    • Science is the ability to be curious and excited about our surrounding with the intention of finding rational and empirical laws that explain what it is around us.
  • 3. Science where we least expect it ...
    • Science can be found in the street?
    Obviously yes! Lisbon street floor, Portugal
  • 4.
    • Science can be found in open spaces?
    Lake Tahoe, California, USA Exactly!
  • 5. Reality as a textbook
    • Can we include our environment as a tool for learning?
    Yes! Petrified forest, California, USA
  • 6.
    • The nature and the urban landscape as a source of inspiration for scientific communication
    Lisbon, Portugal
  • 7. Hundreds of formats...
    • How can we raise awareness of science?
        • Educational workshops and regular courses
        • Educational material
        • Gymkhana games and clues
        • Scientific tourism!
        • Demonstration and theater performances
        • TV Programs!
        • Created and co-created exhibitions
        • Network activities!
        • Video games and online activities
        • Etc.
  • 8. Educational workshops and regular courses
    • The educational workshops are regular workspaces, which allow participants to acquire knowledge and values over time.
    • They can be carried out at schools, neighborhoods, special centers, research centers and museums!
  • 9. Educational material Fotografia de la República del Ecuador
    • There are many types of educational materials:
      • Educational papers
      • Tales and stories
      • Teaching suitcases
      • Games,
      • Books,etc.
  • 10. Gymkhana games and clues Gymkhana organized by ICP and UAB2009
  • 11. Scientific tourism! i altres excursions científiques
  • 12. Demonstration and theater performances The shows are a good way to encourage and enthuse the public
  • 13. TV Programs! The television can also be a learning channel
  • 14. Created and co-created exhibitions In 2010, la Mandarina de Newton S.L. has coordinated a project on the co-creation of an exhibition. Currently this is one of their lines of work and research: Co-Creating Cultures: http://co-creating-cultures.com
  • 15. Network activities! Web 2.0 tools allow us to create new participatory activities. Join them!
  • 16. Light the corners!
    • Science can be found even in the more hidden corners.
    • The work of science communicators is to light these places and show science in a thousand of formats.
    • Joining forces from researchers, teachers and science communicators, we can make science available to everyone!
  • 17. Thanks!!
    • La Mandarina de Newton S.L.
    • http://www.lamandarinadenewton.com