Lots of wisdom here in 's introspective post about why storytelling matters in science, and the problems with the oft-repeated “real scientists care about data, not stories" trope
Have been thinking for a long time about why a statement like “real scientists only care about data” is so powerful. I used to *hate* the word #narrative. My piece today at #scicomm blog is about #stories, identity & ethics.
"Getting over the hype and into the meaning of stories about science." New at SciComm by - Executive Director of The Story Collider
Getting over the hype and into the meaning of stories about science | PLOS SciComm