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Science Exchange

For women older than 50 who have been confused by conflicting advice on how frequently to get a mammogram, some new science is here to guide their decisions. And each new generation is largely unaware that these alternative beliefs are not grounded in science and have failed to hold up in clinical research time and again. Primarily a press office, the Science Media Centre works closely with press officers from universities, industry, research funders and leading science and engineering institutions. Having witnessed so much commitment, energy and impact, I am proud to be involved with Sense about Science. Help us transform lives through the power of science and science education—inside the Museum, in our schools and beyond—with your support of MSI. Dr. Francine Garrett-Bakelman arrived at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in the middle of the night, ready to get her hands on Scott Kelly’s blood.

Tangentially, the science fiction genre, …


Science Fair Project Ideas, Answers, & Tools

Winner of both the Hugo and Nebula prizes, Liu recently shared his insights on creativity and energy tech in an interview with Nexus Media. Tangentially, the science fiction genre, primarily fantastic in nature, engages the public imagination and transmits the ideas, if not the methods, of science. Ask for Evidence is our public campaign to help people request for themselves the evidence behind news stories, marketing claims and

Voelkel, p.61, notes that Kepler’s experiments produced the first correct account of vision and the eye, because he realized he could not accurately write about astronomical observation by ignoring the eye. It is an established fact that science has made valuable contribution to the development of human intellect. Science policy thus deals with the entire domain of issues that involve the natural sciences. Major advances in formal science have often led to major advances in the empirical sciences. Mathematics , which …



The essence of mathematics is not to make simple things complicated, but to make complicated things simple. Science is facts; just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts; but a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science. It teaches how to weave these photos of God into a blog that draws on the wisdom of kabbalah in a networked world to craft a vibrant dialogue between the blogger’s story and the biblical narrative. We have heard from last week’s discussion how torsion physics is the primary study which can explain the gravity drive of flying saucer technology. He devoted his life to ending the human misery of famine in destitute third world countries, often living and working in harsh, squalid conditions in remote regions of Mexico to Africa. Our modern technology consists of computers, smart phones, …

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Australian Academy Of Science

In the Carter decision , the Supreme Court of Canada struck down the existing prohibition against physician-assisted dying, and gave the Canadian government until February 2016 to craft a legislative response. The National Academies Keck Futures Initiative has announced the recipients of 11 grants awarded to support interdisciplinary projects related to art and science, engineering, and medicine frontier collaborations. Also, there has been a tendency to segregate autistics from science as usual-of saying that science doesn’t really work on autistics so we must have some special model or we must have autism-specific

Prior to founding RxVantage, Greg was a Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology Law at Pepperdine University School of Law, where he designed and taught courses in Intellectual Property Law and Licensing. Tom received his Bachelor of Science from Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, and an MBA from Pepperdine University in …


Setting Expectations For Group Work

Welcome to All Things STEAM, a resource for offering library programming in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics.  National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) actually put Gonzales’ pancreatic proteolytic enzyme treatment to the test in a clinical trial begun in November, 1999 at the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center at Columbia University in New

Science policy is an area of public policy concerned with the policies that affect the conduct of the scientific enterprise, including research funding , often in pursuance of other national policy goals such as technological innovation to promote commercial product development, weapons development, health care and environmental

A registered nurse in San Antonio was fired when she voiced concerns about unsafe staffing at a dialysis center. With freewheeling summer months behind children and school and organized sports just ahead, new research offers some sobering news about the potential for long-term cost when …