Read Hope Jahren's introduction to The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2017 (xvi-xx). She writes,
Consider this idea in terms of other pieces of science and nature writing you have read. You are welcome to consider books. articles, or news articles as examples. Do believe this quote describes the necessary elements of successful science and nature writing? Why or why not? How should scientists connect with their audiences in writing? Does a science writer need to use different skills to connect with both lay readers and other scientists?
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