Scientia Pakistan has published a magazine edition that specifically covers the coronavirus with the collaboration of over 10 universities across Pakistan.
Scientia Pakistan is a digital science magazine. The main objective of this magazine is to disseminate astronomy, astrophysics, astrobiology and general scientific knowledge as well as media awareness to the general public.
A group of students and their senior classmates from different walks of life showed up to educate the masses about the importance of facts and authenticity in science news coverage.
Scientia Pakistan founder and publisher Saadeqa Khan said there was an urgent need for credible, research-based information.
She added that such articles can help many people understand the reality of their routine problems and devise an appropriate strategy. During the current coronavirus pandemic, national and international organizations have faced the serious problem of fake news and myths regarding the coronavirus.
She added that our team, along with their university professors, health experts and seasoned science journalists, have been working on such stories that would be helpful in understanding the reality of the coronavirus and breaking the myths that plague our society.
She thanked everyone who contributed in short time, students from Quid e Azam University, National Defense University, UET, Lahore, West Medicine College Peshawar, LUMS, University of Karachi, University of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, Lahore, University of Balochistan and others. and we managed to bring such a coronavirus-related art magazine edition.
Scientific communities should coordinate with such scientific magazines that put the latest scientific information and authentic research just a click away, reducing the number of scientific languages so that non-specialists or amateurs can better understand and differentiate myths from scientific facts, especially in these days of the coronavirus pandemic.