Science Writing Resources

How do you communicate effectively and in an interesting enough manner that others want to read and hear what you have to say?

Here are a few helpful links to get you started writing as a science communicator, blogger, science advocate, and science outreach enthusiast.

Science Journalism

Writing Leads

Several “schools of thought” on writing the beginning of the story. Sometimes you’ll find a better answer as you write your piece.


6 Tips for Catching Your Writing Mistakes by Amy Morgan

Something to share?

The above sites don’t set the standard for what to submit to the blog (; these are shared as a resource to help you with any science outreach project you’re working on. If you’re an SPSP member and want to pitch an op-ed, share a news story, or have another idea for broadcasting your work reach out to us at

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