But in the mean time, please visit A Blog Around the Clock to read this excellent and detailed discussion of science communication by Coturnix: Scientists are Excellent Communicators (‘Sizzle’ follow-up)
Read about Beres and Pesticides at bootstrap analysis:
In early June, Germany halted the sale of seven insecticides linked to the deaths of honeybees in 11,500 colonies. The main culprit was Bayer AG’s corn seed treatment clothianidine (trade name Poncho), which the German crop research institute determined killed the bees. Bayer said improper seed handling caused particles containing the insecticide to blow away during the sowing of corn to nearby areas where it was ingested by the bees.
Finally, if you have an answer to this question:
Can you name a single religion/science controversy where religion has been shown to be right and science shown to be wrong?