A review of the effects of uncertainty in public science communication
Public understanding of science (Bristol, England), pp. 9636625209421222020.
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Uncertainty is inherent to science and science communication. However, the evidence appears mixed regarding whether portraying uncertainty in science communication has positive or negative effects. We review a diverse range of experimental literature ( = 48; from 40 searches and 8000 retrievals), summarize the extant findings, and observe...More
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