advancing the art of science communication

curiousSCIENCEwriters is an innovative extracurricular program that trains curious and creative high school communicators to bring complex science to the general public through the power of story. Learn More →

fascinating stories for all audiences, conceived and written by students.

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23 Jan 2023

Concussions in Soccer: The Pressure to Keep on Playing

The FIFA World Cup, which took place in Qatar this past winter, included the most extensive concussion guidelines and regulations we have…

21 Dec 2022

Secrets of the 13-Lined Ground Squirrel Are Inspiring Novel Approaches to Stroke Treatment

WHOOSH! A powerful wind sweeps across the prairie, engulfing all flora and fauna lying in its path. Yet, underneath the prairie soil,…

31 Oct 2022

The Touchstone in Drug Development: How Preclinical Studies Ensure the Validity and Safety of Clinical Trials

Each year the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approves around 50 drugs for human use, some of which are submitted for consideration…

Do you have the drive and passion for science communication?

Curious Science Writers (cSw) is a training program for exceptional high school students with a passion for science and writing. Created to “advance the art of science communication,” cSw is an innovative, extracurricular program that prepares highly motivated high school communicators to bring complex biomedical science to the general public through the power of story.