• Turns out the science saying screen time is bad isn't science

    5 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    A new study is making waves in the worlds of tech and psychology by questioning the basis of thousands of paper and analyses with conflicting conclusions on the effect of screen time on well-being. The researchers claim is that the science doesn't agree because it's bad science. So is screen time good or bad? It's not that simple.
    The conclusions only make the mildest of claims about screen time, essentially that as defined it has about as much effect on well-being as potato consumption. Instinctively we may feel that not to be true; technology surely has a greater effect than that - but...
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  • 'Post-normal' science requires unorthodox communication strategies, study says

    'Post-normal' science requires unorthodox communication strategies, study says

    5 monthes ago - By Phys.org

    Proposals to fight malaria by "driving" genes that slow its spread through mosquitoes is a high-risk, high-reward technology that presents a challenge to science journalists, according to a new report aimed at stimulating a fruitful, realistic public discussion of "post-normal" science and technology.
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