popular science

popular science (uncountable)

  1. An interpretation of science intended for a general audience, rather than for other scientists or students.
  2. (attributive) Of, or having to do with science, but aimed at ordinary people as opposed to scientists; intended for general consumption.
    It was published in a popular science magazine.
  • (attributive) popular scientific
  • popsci / pop. sci. / pop-sci / pop sci
  • pop. science / pop science / popscience
  • German: Populärwissenschaft
  • French: de vulgarisation scientifique
  • German: populärwissenschaftlich
  • Russian: научно-популярный
  • Spanish: de divulgación científica

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