The SINC agency (acronym for Servicio de Información y Noticias Científicas) is the scientific news agency of the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology and was launched in 2008. The agency has a team of journalists and communicators specialized in science, technology and innovation who produce news, reports, interviews and audiovisual materials (videos, photographs, illustrations and infographics).
All contents produced by SINC have a Creative Commons 4.0 licence, which means that they can be copied, distributed, publicly communicated, changed and be used commercially, as long as SINC is quoted as a source.
SINC offers its service to journalists, scientists and citizens to shed light on the latest, most relevant scientific developments, with special emphasis on Spanish studies.
The agency’s production of information enjoys the participation of the research community, who assist with the revision of publications: breaking news, accuracy and veracity best describe our identity.
The Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT) is a public foundation dependent on the Ministry of Science and Innovation whose mission is to strengthen the link between science and society through actions that promote open and inclusive science, culture and science education.
Coordinator and editor-in-chief of SINC. Journalist specialized in science and technology, Master in Physics.
SINC staff journalist specialized in health and biomedicine. Master in Environmental Sciences.
Journalist and biologist, at SINC he is the staff member specialized in mathematics, physics, chemistry and technologies.
Redactor en estancia de prácticas en SINC. Periodista y estudiante del Máster en Periodismo y Comunicación de la Ciencia (UC3M).
Aser García Rada es pediatra, doctor en Medicina (UCM), actor y periodista freelance.
Periodista especializada en ciencia, cultura digital y tecnología. Colaboradora de SINC y otros medios.
Periodista y editora, analógica y digital, especializada en sci&tech y neurociencia. Colaboradora de SINC.
Periodista científico freelance y escritor argentino. Knight Science Journalism Fellow en el MIT.
Writer, science journalist, former cancer epigenetics researcher and physician. In Sinc he writes about what he knows (more or less).
Illustrator and infographer, specialist in historical and scientific popularization. Characters, models and 3D animation in paleontology, history, humor and modern and ancient technology.
Director de la agencia de comunicación científica Scienceseed, a cargo del Departamento de Comunicación y Creatividad. Antes, durante diez años, investigador en inmunología y virología en el Centro Nacional de Biotecnología y en la Yale University School of Medicine.
Journalist and writer specialized in science. I have written about science, environment and medicine for numerous Spanish and some international media. Author of Morir Joven a los 140 and Un universo gravitacional.
Sociologist, professor and researcher in the Advanced Communication Studies Group of the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (URJC) and member of the Cultural Semiotics Studies Group (GESC).
Doctor in biology, researcher at the José Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute and scientific communicator.