Journal of Science & Popular Culture 2.2 is now available
Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Journal of Science & Popular Culture 2.2 is now available

Intellect is pleased to announce that Journal of Science & Popular Culture 2.2 is now available!


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Aims & Scope


Science permeates contemporary culture at multiple levels, from the technology in our daily lives to our dreams of other worlds in fiction. The Journal of Science & Popular Culture is a peer-reviewed academic publication that seeks to explore the complex and evolving connections between science and global society. It strongly reinforces interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research, opening up new possibilities for inquiry across and between the humanities and sciences.


Issue 2.2




Ending the watch: A coda on scientists in Game of Thrones 

Steven Gil 




Scientists in the Bond film franchise 

Claire Hines


Capturing the magic of carbon dioxide: Engaging hands-on demonstrations to explain geological storage

Andrew Feitz, Susan Hovorka and Kate Lehane


Conjuring unseen forces: Rainmaking in Australia with John Henry Pepper 

Lynne Kent


Filming imagined and real catastrophe: Environmental trauma and natural disasters 

Pat Brereton 




Science, technology, society and science fiction: A portrait of STS in Michael Crichton’s Micro 

Constantinos Morfakis


‘Genetic pornography’: Genetic research in popular narratives 

Gene McQuillan