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Steven Reiner Urges Scientists to Tell Their Stories

Aug 7, 2012 |

<img style=”float: left;” src=”” alt=”” width=”101″ height=”104″ />At the annual Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) conference in Chicago, journalist Steven Reiner talked about the crucial role scientists play in educating the public about their work. A lifelong journalist and Emmy-award winning producer, Reiner believes it is essential to our society that researchers explain what they do, how they do it, and why it is important. “Scientists have a responsibility to share the meaning and implications of their work,” he said.