Tools of the Trade

How do we actually carry out the process of reporting science, and what technology is available to make the job easier? Do you use shorthand, speedwriting, or type straight into a computer? Do you record or rely on your notes? What computer programs and apps are available to help to find stories and make reporting more efficient? Come and hear some masters of the craft and dedicated tech-heads on what gear they use.


Daniel Clery, Science journalist and author


Mukul Devichand, BBC Trending
Paul Bradshaw, Director, MA Online Journalism, Birmingham City University
Laura Wheeler, Community Manager for Digital Science

Session Audio

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