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03/13/19
Increasing participation of women in computing fields: A data science perspective
by Vandana Janeja, Lucy Erickson

We live in an age when everyone understands the importance and pervasiveness of data—the pictures we take, the activities we track, the transactions...

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02/12/19
Blockchain: What is it really?
by Justin Li

Blockchain. Blockchain. Blockchain. You've probably heard this term thrown around quite a bit over the last year. And before that, you likely heard...

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01/09/19
1.5 to Stay Alive!
by Gillian Bowser, Elisabeth Gilmore

With much fanfare, in 2015, under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), The 21st Convention of Parties (COP21) adopted The Paris...

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12/17/18
Advances In Science Propel Optimism
by Sutyajeet Soneja

This blog highlights excerpts from Dr. Sutyajeet Soneja’s 20x20 presentation at the AAAS Visualizing Science Policy Summit on October 17, 2018....

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10/05/18
PODCAST | Neuroethical Perspectives on Cognitive Enhancement
by Carlos Faraco

Advances in drug development and neurotechnology over the last century have noticeably increased our ability to target cognitive-behavioral networks...

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09/16/18
Climate Change and the Oceans
by Judith Weis

A version of this post was first published in the East Hampton Star on September 14, 2017. The views expressed in this post do not necessarily...

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09/12/18
Death By Air Pollution: Time to Take Action
by Amit Chandra, Sutyajeet Soneja

The original version of this post was published at PLOS One Global Health on August 20, 2018. The views expressed in this post do not necessarily...

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09/04/18
Science Blogging: 16 Tips from a Fellow
by Lucy Erickson

Interested in science blogging but not quite sure where to start? I've put together a brief guide containing some general tips and suggestions, as...

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08/15/18
PODCAST | AAAS 2018 Live: Linguistic Patterns in Human Development
by Bradley Cooke

Bradley Cooke, a neuroscientist and current AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow at the National Science Foundation, speaks with Benjamin...

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08/15/18
PODCAST | Harnessing the Data Revolution for Food, Energy and Water Systems
by Ryan C. Locicero

Description:  Ryan Locicero, environmental engineer and AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow at the National Science Foundation, speaks with...

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