Useful links

A list of useful sites relevant to those interested in the Physics Communicators Group

  • STEMNET creates opportunities to inspire young people in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
  • STEM Ambassador programme aims to bring scientists and young people together in the classroom. Use the above link to find information about your local area contact and how to obtain a free CRB check to carry out ambassador activities. You can also sign up online.
  • Pythagoras’ Trousers is a radio show from the South Wales Networks of the Institution of Engineering & Technology and Radio Cardiff. Each week, presenter Rhys Phillips takes a look at stories of interest from the worlds of science. There is also a link to podcasts of previous productions
  • British Science Association is the UK's nationwide, open membership organisation, which provides opportunities for people of all ages to learn about, discuss and challenge the sciences and their implications. An informative and up-to-date hub for resources on science communication, where you can sign up as a member, explore opportunities and keep in touch with national science communication and outreach events
  • EEESTA brings together many professional institutions and individuals who are committed to promoting science, technology, engineering and maths within the East of England region
  • This page on the Science & Technology Facilities Council website presents the latest news of, and funding opportunities for, STFC supported communication and outreach activities
  • I'm a Scientist Get Me Out of Here contains an X-factor style competition. Students talk to scientists online for two weeks and vote for their favourite scientist, in a nail-biting science show down
  • Cafe Scientifique is a place 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. These events, which happen all over the country, are a great way to communicate your science to a friendly public audience. Find out where your local Cafe Scientifique is hosted and see if it’s the communication opportunity for you