Jean S Fleming ONZM CRSNZ is Professor Emerita of Science Communication at the University of Otago.

(See my biography page for more information).


Publications:
Talking with Barmaids: The Importance of Science Communication in Today’s Changing World

A description of the ways in which New Zealand institutions are improving the public awareness of science.

Article: Print

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Article: Electronic

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The “Waking Incubator”: Exploring the Interface Between the Performing Arts and the Science of Sleep

This presentation will describe and analyse the processes and outcomes from a week of interaction between performance artists and scientists on the transition from sleeping to waking.

Article: Print

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Article: Electronic

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Automata as Science and Technology Artefacts

This study investigates the use of automata construction in New Zealand technology education curriculum to engage students with the basic principles of mechanisms.

Article: Print

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Published Online: October 30, 2014

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Before CSI: Making the Case for a Novel Portrayal of Forensic Science

Forensic science can be communicated in crime fiction. We use Ngaio Marsh's 1935 The Nursing Home Murder to illustrate the influence of popular media on the choice of murder weapon.

Article: Print

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Published online: June 24, 2015

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