A lot of complementary medicine is ineffective, and some positively dangerous. 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.
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.
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.
I commissioned and compiled 47 illustrations, schematics, and graphs, mostly by a skilled medical illustrator named Shizuka Aoki Yet the book will be accessible to anyone who loves science. I am really hoping for advocacy which demands higher standards of science and ethics for autistics, but this hasn’t happened yet. Teachers can create assignments for Google Classroom from Science Buddies with the click of a button.
Science magazines such as New Scientist , Science & Vie , and Scientific American cater to the needs of a much wider readership and provide a non-technical summary of popular areas of research, including notable discoveries and advances in certain fields of research.