WCSJ2017 Session Videos

The organizers of the 10th World Conference of Science Journalists are pleased to share video recordings of WCSJ2017 sessions, captured October 26-28, 2017 at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis. Videos will be posted here as production is completed. Session videos may also be viewed, along with student coverage, on the individual session pages linked below.


Through a community project, subtitles are being added to videos for French, Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese speakers. To see the subtitles, view the video on YouTube and click on the “CC” and gear icons. Available translations are listed with each video below.

Les sous-titres

Grâce à un projet communautaire, des sous-titres sont ajoutés aux vidéos pour les locuteurs du français, de l’espagnol et du portugais brésilien. Pour voir les sous-titres, visionnez la vidéo sur YouTube et cliquez sur les icônes “CC” et engrenages. Les traductions disponibles sont répertoriées avec chaque vidéo ci-dessous.


A través de un proyecto comunitario, se están agregando subtítulos a videos para hablantes de francés, español y portugués de Brasil. Para ver los subtítulos, mira el video en YouTube y haz clic en los iconos “CC” y de engranaje. Las traducciones disponibles se enumeran con cada video a continuación.


Por meio de um projeto comunitário, as legendas estão sendo adicionadas a vídeos para falantes de francês, espanhol e português do Brasil. Para ver as legendas, veja o vídeo no YouTube e clique nos ícones “CC” e de engrenagem. As traduções disponíveis são listadas em cada vídeo abaixo.


Putting Character into Science: The Power of Profiles

Tapping Databases for Scientific Evidence on Health

Why the Wafflers Are Wrong: Addressing Climate Change Is Urgent—and a Bargain

Opening Ceremony: Remarks by Enrique Bustamante Martinez
Traducción al español disponible.


Sponsored Luncheon: Who Will Do Science in the 21st Century? International Perspectives from Women in STEM Leadership
Tradução em português brasileiro disponível.

The Challenges of Covering Infectious Disease Outbreaks
Traducción al español disponible.
Traduction française disponible.

Africa: The Cradle of Mathematical Sciences
Traduction française disponible.


Science Journalism, Authoritarian Regimes, and Pseudoscience
Tradução em português brasileiro disponível.