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Building a passion for science

This post is part of an ongoing series about how to get kids engaged in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.  In this post, we look the popular computer game, Minecraft, and talk about how we can use this game to instill a passion for science. Released in 2009, Minecraft is the ultimate [...]

April 8th, 2016|Kids are the future|

Merging Science and Hollywood

This is one segment in a series of posts about scientific storytelling.  These posts focus on the use of storytelling as an effective means of sharing, teaching, and marketing science to anyone. Storytelling is a wonderful way to convey complex ideas in a memorable manner. Millions of people watch movies and the releases of some [...]

April 6th, 2016|Scientific Storytelling|

Building blocks for success

This post is part of an ongoing series about how to get and keep kids involved in the sciences.  In this post, we look at the similarities between the sciences and the popular kids’ toy, Lego, which has enchanted children for over 80 years. Then, the post will discuss what the scientific community can learn [...]

March 22nd, 2016|Kids are the future, Scientific Storytelling|

Seven types of stories – Part III

This is one segment in a series of posts about storytelling.  These posts will focus on the use of storytelling as an effective means of communication, education, and marketing.  Storytelling is a wonderful way to share complex ideas in a memorable manner. In the last two posts, we looked at how scientists can use the [...]

March 21st, 2016|Scientific Storytelling|

Event: New updates in Drug Formulation & Bioavailability (DK)

Join us, Motionbirth, at the New Updates in Drug Formulation & Bioavailability Meeting (March 30, 2016, Medicon Valley Alliance, Edvard Thomsens Vej 14, Ørestaden). This meeting is organized by Kemivärlden Biotech med Kemisk Tidskrift/Journal of Chemistry & Biotechnology and moderated Korbinian Löbmann, who has assembled an exciting line up of speakers. At Motionbirth, we’re committed [...]

February 16th, 2016|Event|

Event: The Future of Swedish & Danish Life Science (SWE)

Join us, Motionbirth, at The 5th Future of Swedish & Danish Life Science Meeting (Medicon Village AB, Lund, March 31st, 2016). This year’s meeting is focused on finding new partners and fostering relationships among industry, healthcare, and academia. Organizer Maria Eriksson from the Journal of Chemistry & Biotechnology and moderator Lucy Robertshaw of Lucy J [...]

February 15th, 2016|Event|

Congratulations to Dr. Thomas Helleday from the team at Motionbirth!

Dr. Helleday recently received the Swedish Cancer Society’s yearly award for his outstanding work to find treatments for breast and ovarian cancers. Dr. Helleday is a true bench-to-bedside scientist. His basic research focuses on understanding DNA repair, replication, and transcription. His lab of more than 70 scientists from 22 countries uses this knowledge to develop [...]

January 12th, 2016|Clients, Motionbirth|

Dr. Richard Dawkins – Science in Everyday Life

Prior to the 2015 Nobel Prize ceremony, evolutionary biologist Dr. Richard Dawkins gave an interview discussing the role of science in everyday life. Dr. Dawkins has written many popular books, including The Selfish Gene and The Blind Watchmaker. In this recent interview, he advocated for promoting the wonder, beauty, and importance of science. He recommended [...]

December 11th, 2015|Motionbirth|

Seven types of stories – Part II

This is one segment in a series of posts about storytelling. These posts will focus on the use of storytelling as an effective means of communication, education, and marketing. Storytelling is a wonderful way to share complex ideas in a memorable manner. This post discusses classical story types and presents scientific examples. In the last [...]

October 10th, 2015|Scientific Storytelling|

Seven types of stories – Part I

This is one segment in a series of posts about storytelling. These posts will focus on the use of storytelling as an effective means of communication, education, and marketing. Storytelling is a wonderful way to share complex ideas in a memorable manner. This post discusses three of the seven classical types of stories and examines [...]

September 5th, 2015|Scientific Storytelling|