By Sarah Bisbing
The web is packed with incredible science, ecology, and science communication blogs.
To name a few:
Approachable and Informative: Jacquelyn Gill’s ‘The Contemplative Mammoth’
Insight into the world of a field ecologist: Lauren Oakes’ Frolicking in Forests
Philosophy and Ethics in Science: Scientific American’s ‘Doing Good Science’
There are an infinite number of online sources for ecological information and scientific discourse, but we’ve decided to add a few more to the blogosphere. Colorado State University’s scientific community (along with its globally-distributed collaborators) is ready to join the conversation! This community now hosts three new, collaborative blogs. Each one is a bit different in its approach, but each provides a great source of jargon-free information on ecology, environmental sustainability, and science communication. Follow us in this collaborative blogging adventure! In addition to ‘Early Career Ecologists,’ CSU’s line-up of science blogs includes:
Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory’s EcoPress:
The School of Global Environmental Sustainability’s HUMANnature:
We will cross-post links with these sites, and permanent links to each site can be found in our Blogroll (in the Sidebar). Some of our ecologists will even be cross-blog contributors!
Happy reading, and happy blogging!