Data Trivia: When to communicate your science.

Data Trivia

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The following Data Trivia has been submitted by Ravindra Palavalli-Nettimi, PhD student, Macquarie University.

Is summer the best time for communicating about ants?

Google trends analyses suggest so. Northern hemisphere countries like Canada and the US have a peak in the search term “ant” during their summer, while Australia has a peak in the Australian summer.

More ant activity in summer means more Googling about ants. So we need more ant content during summer to raise awareness and to spread knowledge.

The full story can be found here.

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Written by: Ravi, ASC Web Editor

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