The rapid evolution of genes, the origins of life and the alteration of developing cells will be under the microscope in the fourth of the Academy’s five-part event series, ‘the science of LIFE & DEATH’. Science Priorities for a Changing Arctic — The day after the White House hosts its first ministerial on Arctic science, the Academies will hold a public event to reflect on the discussions from the meeting. The rolling news coverage on any given day may well lead him to conclude that his admirable 1968 proposal is not going as well as he had hoped. PLOS (Public Library of Science) is a nonprofit scientific and medical publishing venture that provides scientists and physicians with high-quality, high-profile journals in which to publish their most important work. Science policy also refers to the act of applying scientific knowledge and consensus to the development of public policies.
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.
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 a child’s brain is hurt. But the good news is that Flatiron Books is using this time to do a great job of copyediting, interior design, cover design, and marketing, to make sure this book is as good as it can be, and gets into as many hands as possible.
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 monitoring.
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 standards.