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Philly.com
GMO Foods: Are they really bad for us?poll that showed 37 percent of the American general public believed it was not
GMO Foods: Are they really bad for us?
Philly.com / Posted 8 hours ago
poll that showed 37 percent of the American general public believed it was not safe to eat GMOs, while 88 percent of the American Association for the Advancement of Science scientists believed they were safe. Garber told me that “there is a... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
TSRI chemist Jin-Quan Yu wins 2016 MacArthur Fellowshipat Brandeis University and a Royal Society fellowship at the University of Camb
TSRI chemist Jin-Quan Yu wins 2016 MacArthur Fellowship
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
at Brandeis University and a Royal Society fellowship at the University of Cambridge (United Kingdom). A fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the Royal Society of Chemistry, Yu is the recipient of many awards... Read more
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The Hill
Why science shouldn’t be a political punchlinea sometimes amusing yet serious recognition of the value of that investment. H
Why science shouldn’t be a political punchline
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
a sometimes amusing yet serious recognition of the value of that investment. Holt is the Chief Executive Officer of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and Coleman is president of the Association of American... Read more
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FOX News
Why Some People Lack Wisdom Teethwisdom teeth, while others don't? The answer, partly hinted at in new research
Why Some People Lack Wisdom Teeth
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
wisdom teeth, while others don't? The answer, partly hinted at in new research presented here at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, could also explain why particular ethnic groups, such as the Inuit, have... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Want kids to say no to drugs? Check their viewing habitsthe total amount they consumed of those brands, even after adjusting for consum
Want kids to say no to drugs? Check their viewing habits
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
the total amount they consumed of those brands, even after adjusting for consumption of all non-advertised brands," The American Association for the Advancement of Science reported on the alcohol study, which surveyed more than 1,000... Read more
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The Register
EurekAlert breach outageEurekAlert! remains offline following a large-scale cyber attack earlier this m
EurekAlert breach outage
The Register / Posted 10 days ago
EurekAlert! remains offline following a large-scale cyber attack earlier this month. EurekAlert! - which is run by The American Association for the Advancement of Science, a non profit - offers daily trending science news, images and videos. A... Read more
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International Business Times
EurekaAlert site down after 'serious breach' sees hackers leak embargoed studies on Twitterto protect other embargoed content," said Ginger Pinholster, Chief Communicatio
EurekaAlert site down after 'serious breach' sees hackers leak embargoed studies on Twitter
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
to protect other embargoed content," said Ginger Pinholster, Chief Communications Officer and Director for AAAS (the American Association for the Advancement of Science). The EurekaAlert site is run by AAAS and stores information on specific... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Peru archaeologists uncover 1,000-old dog sacrifice burial sitewas black. Between 2012 and 2013, the remains of 138 dogs and 134 humans were
Peru archaeologists uncover 1,000-old dog sacrifice burial site
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
was black. Between 2012 and 2013, the remains of 138 dogs and 134 humans were located, local media reported. The AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) journal claims the finding "may help archaeologists understand the roles... Read more
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The Hill
Science should trump politics in gun debate“Priorities for Research to Reduce the Threat of Firearm-Related Violence” publ
Science should trump politics in gun debate
The Hill / Posted 16 days ago
“Priorities for Research to Reduce the Threat of Firearm-Related Violence” published by the National Academies, former American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) CEO Alan Leshner led a distinguished committee to set the goals,... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientific societies speak out against sexual harassmentUnion convened the workshop titled, "Sexual Harassment in the Sciences: A Call
Scientific societies speak out against sexual harassment
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
Union convened the workshop titled, "Sexual Harassment in the Sciences: A Call to Respond," which was co-sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), American Chemical Society (ACS), American Geosciences Institute... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Hancock Symposium begins Wednesday"The work of a medical professional," CSC 239 2:45 p.m., Executive Session 2:
Hancock Symposium begins Wednesday
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
"The work of a medical professional," CSC 239 2:45 p.m., Executive Session 2: Dr. Mario Livio, fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and astrophysicist, Space Telescope Science Institute, 1991-2015 (home of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Researchers find climate change already delivering severe impactschancellor’ s associate professor of public policy, are published this week in
Researchers find climate change already delivering severe impacts
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
chancellor’ s associate professor of public policy, are published this week in the journal Science, a publication of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). “So much attention is focused on the future effects of climate... Read more
22d
PhysOrg
In eastern Tibetan forest, signs of tree growth amid climate changechanges in climate." The findings were published Aug. 31 in Science Advances,
In eastern Tibetan forest, signs of tree growth amid climate change
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
changes in climate." The findings were published Aug. 31 in Science Advances, an online, open-access publication of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Nomads had reported their observations to study co-author Geng Sun of... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Issues at stake in electionand killing coral. It's making people sicker with asthma and allergies and may
Issues at stake in election
Staten Island Advance / Posted 25 days ago
and killing coral. It's making people sicker with asthma and allergies and may eventually shrink our bank accounts. The American Association for the Advancement of Science says warming can be highly damaging to people and to the planet, and... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Issues at stake in electionand killing coral. It's making people sicker with asthma and allergies and may
Issues at stake in election
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 25 days ago
and killing coral. It's making people sicker with asthma and allergies and may eventually shrink our bank accounts. The American Association for the Advancement of Science says warming can be highly damaging to people and to the planet, and... Read more
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Salon.com
WHY IT MATTERS: Issues at stake in electionand killing coral. It’s making people sicker with asthma and allergies and may
WHY IT MATTERS: Issues at stake in election
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
and killing coral. It’s making people sicker with asthma and allergies and may eventually shrink our bank accounts. The American Association for the Advancement of Science says warming can be highly damaging to people and to the planet, and... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Issues at stake in electionand killing coral. It's making people sicker with asthma and allergies and may
Issues at stake in election
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 26 days ago
and killing coral. It's making people sicker with asthma and allergies and may eventually shrink our bank accounts. The American Association for the Advancement of Science says warming can be highly damaging to people and the planet and... Read more
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29d
Reuters
Turkey's post-coup purges shake higher educationfreedom to communicate and the freedom to collaborate are essential to function
Turkey's post-coup purges shake higher education
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
freedom to communicate and the freedom to collaborate are essential to functioning good science," said Rush Holt of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, who wrote an open letter to Erdogan urging protection of the rights of... Read more
29d
Channel NewsAsia
Turkey's post-coup purges shake higher educationfreedom to communicate and the freedom to collaborate are essential to function
Turkey's post-coup purges shake higher education
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
freedom to communicate and the freedom to collaborate are essential to functioning good science," said Rush Holt of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, who wrote an open letter to Erdogan urging protection of the rights of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Why aren't the presidential candidates being asked about science?and a broad coalition of the American science enterprise — including the Nation
Why aren't the presidential candidates being asked about science?
KERA North Texas / Posted 1 months ago
and a broad coalition of the American science enterprise — including the National Academies of Science, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, The American Institute of Biological Sciences, the American Chemical... Read more

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