Science-related Facebook pages draw millions of followers but feature more posts with ‘news you can use’ or ads than scientific discoveries
A new Pew Research Center report shows women face more workplace hurdles in STEM jobs than in non-STEM jobs
Women in STEM jobs are more likely than their male counterparts to have experienced discrimination in the workplace and to believe that discrimination is a major reason there are not more women in STEM.
Key findings from a @pewresearch study of Americans' views of and experiences with automation
Lee Rainie and Dr. Cary Funk explain the type of research they do with Pew Research Center, as well as how the Center chooses what projects to tackle, in this video from SAGE.
Focus group participants discuss biomedical developments that could boost the performance of people’s bodies and brains
The rise of the Zika virus has caught public attention, and people are particularly worried about its threat to pregnant women
A deeper examination of views about key science topics by members of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
The general public’s political views are strongly linked to their attitudes on climate and energy issues. But politics is a less important factor on biomedical, food safety, space issues.
At the AAAS 2015 Annual Meeting, Lee Rainie discussed new findings about how scientists use a variety of methods to bring their work to the general public.