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Frances Colon in Live Podcast from AAAS Annual Meeting

PODCAST | AAAS 2018 Live: From Bench to Policymaking

By Carlos Faraco and Frances Colon
In this episode Carlos Faraco, a neuroscientist and current AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow (STPF) at the National Institute of Justice, speaks with Frances Colón, CEO of Jasperi Consulting
Child looking at Math Equations

How Language about Ability Affects Performance

By Lucy Erickson
The original version of this blog was published at The Learning Scientists on November 15, 2017. It is commonly known that telling a child she is stupid is harmful. But what about telling her she is
Solar panels in Germany - Molgreen, Wikimedia Commons

Is 100% Renewable the Best Way to Decarbonize?

By Scott Litzelman
Scientists broadly agree that humans must cut greenhouse gas emissions to mitigate the effects of climate change. But they definitely do not agree on how to do that. An example of how extreme these
Allyson Kennedy and Monica Feliu-Mojer Podcast live at Annual Meeting

PODCAST | AAAS 2018 Live: Starting a Career in Science Communication

By Allyson Kennedy
In this episode Dr. Allyson Kennedy, a developmental biologist and 2017-18 Science & Technology Policy Fellow at the National Science Foundation, speaks with Monica Feliu-Mojer. Dr. Feliu-Mojer is a
"Spice" is readily available at convenience stores across the country, but the consequences of using it could be deadly.

The Spice of Life and Death

By Taylor Winkleman
There’s a new player on the market, and the consequences of using it could be deadly. Sometimes referred to as Spice, Fake Weed, or K2, synthetic cannabinoids bank on consumers equating their “all
Nalini Nadkarni

PODCAST | AAAS 2018 Live: Forest Canopy, Non-Traditional Researchers & More

By Holly Summers
Hear an ecologist’s advice on how can you bring your science to groups outside of academia, and how her search for clothes that feature nature images inspired her to launch a botanically correct


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