Science Europe promotes the collective interests of the Research Funding and Research Performing Organisations of Europe. The Australian Curriculum: Science provides opportunities for students to develop an understanding of important science concepts and processes, the practices used to develop scientific knowledge, of science’s contribution to our culture and society, and its applications in our lives.
The Science Media Centre provides journalists with what they need in the timeframe they need it, from interviews with leading experts to timely press briefings on topical issues. Basic scientific discovery and exploration also leads to benefits for society, so we take risks and foster path-breaking science.
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. Voelkel, p.61, notes that Kepler’s experiments produced the first correct account of vision and the eye, because he …
The use of modern technology is paramount to the superior reliability of the Blue Ridge system. I don’t think that it’s just a Joe Kraus issue, it’s become quite fashionable lately to warn of the dangers of technology. The resource bank may also identify existing resources and tools that provide opportunities for industry experts in computer science and technology to partner with a classroom teacher to co-teach computer science courses.
We are experienced with helping Veterans obtain training benefits and are an approved school by the Veterans Administration. Transhumanists generally believe that the point of technology is to overcome barriers, and that what we commonly refer to as the human condition is just another barrier to be surpassed.
Programs, credential levels, technology, and scheduling options vary by school and are subject to change. While modern technologies did help some people lose their jobs, it actually gave birth to a entirely …
Steven R. Houser, PhD, president of the American Heart American Stroke Association, welcomes attendees to ATVB 2017 in Minneapolis. Kayla Gates was transferred from Middle School 7th grade science to Brunson 4th grade science. This Associated Press series was produced in partnership with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Department of Science Education. Perhaps the reason that the truth is not enough is that the truth destroys the made-up story that the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is trying to tell.
Klaus Ley, MD, ATVB/PVD 2017 Distinguished Lecturer, talks about his research into the potential for exploiting protective autoimmunity to develop a vaccine against atherosclerosis and the importance of the American Heart Association to scientific research efforts.
In a press release issued last Friday, the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids once again accused the tobacco companies of marketing cotton candy e-cigarettes to youth. He is now professor of political science at California State …
Discover the innovation and ingenuity of one of the world’s most famous thinkers, Leonardo da Vinci on May 13! Headlines and summaries of relevant news stories, as well as links to topic-specific RSS feeds and email newsletters, are provided on each topic page. We provide services in bibliometrics, that is to say, quantitative analyses of the production and dissemination of science and technology.
Through collaboration with Internet2, the Science DMZ is playing a role in its new Innovation Platform architecture aimed at helping its university members take advantage of advanced network capabilities to help accelerate discovery on campuses. This hands-on center allows kids to look at different plants with a magnifying glass, sort fruits vs. vegetables, and label the parts of a plant with a dry erase marker.
Tangentially, the science fiction genre, primarily fantastic in nature, engages the public imagination and transmits the ideas, if not the methods, of …
Boosting a part of the immune system known to have anti-tumour properties may actually help tumours grow in cancers linked to chronic inflammation. In no field of human endeavour is this more true or more important than in the subjects covered by Independent Science News (ISN): health, food and agriculture. Washington, May 26 (IANS) Jupiter’s poles are covered in Earth-sized swirling storms that are densely clustered and rubbing together, reveals first science results from NASA’s Juno mission to the largest planet in our solar system.
As science becomes ever more beset by commercial and ideological pressures, there is urgent need for scientific reporting and analysis from an independent, expert, public interest perspective. In conclusion, indications are that warming in the Arctic will continue in 2017, which spells bad news for Arctic sea ice and for the world at large, as discussed in earlier posts.