COSMOS is Australia’s #1 science media brand, reaching 600,000 people every month. It it is a print magazine, an iPad app, a daily online news site and a weekly email newsletter. Our COSMOS Teacher’s Notes reach 65% of Australian high schools, and we produce a wide range of quality editorial products – such as websites, posters and DVDs – for a range of clients.
An Australian brand with a global outlook, COSMOS is internationally respected for its literary writing, excellence in design and engaging breadth of content. It’s the winner of 47 awards, including the twice Magazine of the Year and twice Editor of the Year at the annual Publishers Australia Excellence Awards. COSMOS has also won the American Institute of Physics’ Science Writing Award, the Reuters/IUCN Award for Excellence in Environmental Journalism, the City of Sydney Lord Mayor’s Sustainability Award and an Earth Journalism Award.
COSMOS is the brainchild of Wilson da Silva, a former ABC TV science reporter and past president of the World Federation of Science Journalists. It is backed by an Editorial Advisory Board that includes Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin, ABC Radio’s Robyn Williams, and is chaired by Dr Alan Finkel, the neuroscientist and philanthropist who is the Chancellor of Monash University in Melbourne.
COSMOS is produced by Cosmos Media Pty Ltd, a boutique publishing house in Sydney that has twice been named Best Publisher at the Bell Awards.
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