Jo Chandler

Ian Gibbins reviews 'The Best Australian Science Writing 2016' edited by Jo Chandler NewSouth

Ian Gibbins
30 November 2016

Most scientists are writers. Notwithstanding the distortions induced by the ‘publish or perish’ imperative of funding agencies and academic appointment committees, the publication of original research is fundamental to the scientific process. Depending on the field, a successful scientist may write a hundred or more publications over his or her career. In terms ... More