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Scientists agree that the most secure voting systems involve paper ballots. | Danny Howard/Flickr CC BY-SA 2.0

AAAS’ EPI Center Shares the Science of Election Security

In 2020, millions of Americans will cast votes in local, state, and federal elections. Voters no longer use outdated processes to cast ballots by pulling a mechanical lever or punching holes in a card
Amina Schartup scuba diving

The Impact of Mercury in the Arctic

Alumna fellow Amina Schartup’s childhood experiences with swimming in a polluted ocean and a lack of running water helped shape her career as a marine chemist. Following two years as a fellow in the National Science Foundation’s Arctic Sciences Section, she has returned to academia.


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