Sense about Science ? equipping people to make sense of science and evidence
Publications and resources
You can browse all of our publications and resources, including our 'Making Sense of' series and 'Sense Abouts'.
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All publications and resources
|Peer review: The nuts and bolts|
|Sense About Lie Detectors|
An introduction to lie detector technologies.
|2012 Celebrities and Science Review|
Once again we have been charting the rise and fall of celebrity fads, endorsements and claims about science and evidence. We’ve asked scientists to review a selection of the dubious claims sent to us throughout the year. This is not just an opportunity to talk science to the latest fads – celebrity comments travel far and fast, so it’s important that they talk sense about issues like dangerous dieting and medical treatments.
|I Don't Know What to Believe: US version|
|Sense About Genetic Ancestry Testing|
This guide will help you make sense of the scientific claims behind genetic ancestry testing.
|Making Sense of Food Additives|
The guide flags up the more serious misconceptions that exist around food additives and suggests straightforward ways to evaluate them.
|Evidence Based Medicine Matters|
|I Don't Know What to Believe: Chinese version|
|Making Sense of Uncertainty|
|I've Got Nothing to Lose by Trying It|
|Making Sense of Drug Safety Science|
|2013 Celebrities and Science Review|
|I've Got Nothing to Lose by Trying It: Croatian version|
This public guide is a Croatian translation of our guide to weighing up claims about cures and treatments.
|I've Got Nothing to Lose by Trying It: Italian version|
This booklet is an Italian translation of our guide to weighing up claims about cures and treatments.
|I've Got Nothing to Lose by Trying It: Latin American Spanish version|
This booklet is a Latin American Spanish translation of our guide to weighing up claims about cures and treatments.