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20 years idw: results online

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In 2015, idw saw its 20th anniversary – quite a feat in the fast-changing internet. Members, board and team celebrated together and thought about how to further develop the service.

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Changing your subscription - easy!

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Want more, less, or other contents? You can edit your subscription any time. Please log in to idw, using your User Name and Password. You will then be able to access "my idw > edit subscription data". [...]


idw Acts as Media Partner of Science Year 2014

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idw acts as media partner of Science Year 2014 “The Digital Society”. From 14 April to the end of 2014, idw will revise press releases to short news for the website of SY2014, an initiative [...]


New Member from Italy

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With the MUSE Museo delle Scienze we welcome the second idw member from Italy. The research of the museum of science pays particular attention to the biodiversity and ecology of the "alpine" ecosystems.


idw Award for Science Communication

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Press officers can now apply for the idw Award for Science Communication. It is awarded for the three best press releases distributed via idw in 2013. Please find terms and full details here:


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