Special Investigation: Science Denial

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Special Investigation: Science Denial


  Last updated April 4, 2017 at 5:12 pm


With the unprecedented increase in recent years of the rejection of expertise and informed advice in decision making, this report looks at the rising phenomena of science denial – what it is, why it occurs, what influence it has and what can be done about it.

Special Investigation is a video series by Dr Paul Willis that sheds light on on-going issues in science. 

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The Royal Institution of Australia is an independent charity, and the sister organisation of the prestigious Royal Institution of Great Britain, tasked with promoting public awareness and understanding of science.

The Royal Institution of Australia is passionate about building and connecting communities engaged with science, and as such works closely with scientific organisations, institutions, universities from Australia, and leaders to inspire the next generation of innovators and to create a lasting legacy for Australia.