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The deadline for submitting symposia proposals for the 2016 AAAS Annual Meeting has been extended to April 27, 2015. Use the extra weekend wisely to make your proposal even better!

Instructions and online submission: www.aaas.org/AM2016
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Its Earth Day! 
#EarthDay infographic & educational resources from Science NetLinks
http://bit.ly/earthdaynumbers #STEM
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Free Science in the Summer Program Expands to 12 New Sites Nationwide

The national expansion of Science in the Summer, which is sponsored by GSK, administered by AAAS, and hosted by science centers and museums, encourages students to learn more about science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) while minimizing the impact of summer learning loss.

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#summerlearning #science #summer #summerslide  
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+Jayeeta Ghose you can check out http://sciencenetlinks.com/ for online resources.
+Muhammad Mukhtar the program is just rolling out across the US, there may be an opportunity to expand internationally in the next few years, where you are based?
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3D Objects Printed Swiftly out of Liquid

Researchers have come up with a method for growing solids out of a resin bath at rates that dwarf conventional three-dimensional print speeds.

http://www.aaas.org/news/science-3d-objects-printed-swiftly-out-liquid

[Credit: Carbon 3D]

#science #CLIP #3Dprinting #technology
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awesome! what does it create?
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Consulting: Put Your Expertise to Work for You
Watch the Government Consulting section of the recent AAAS Member Consulting webinar, open to all. https://youtu.be/Ga9Pqi29slA
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Scientists have solved the mystery of how chameleons change color. Don't think pigments, think wavelengths of light...
Reptiles change colors by rearranging a lattice of nanocrystals in one of the top layers of skin cells
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AAAS has gone dog mad!
In honor of the April 17 issue of Science, which explores the human-dog bond we are running two photo competitions…
It’s not too late to enter the Science magazine ‘Show us your Puppy dog eyes’ competition or the AAAS Member exclusive ‘Share your human-dog bond photo contest.
More information can be found at - http://bit.ly/1HjYiRJ for the Science comp and http://bit.ly/1Qip7ID for the AAAS member exclusive comp.
Science wants pictures of your pups
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Dealing with unconscious biases in Science 

A half-century ago, the renowned social anthropologist Margaret Mead wrote:

When women work in a creative field, even one that is particularly congenial to them, they must generally work with forms that were created by men, or else struggle against special odds to develop new forms ... 


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The AAAS does a fine job of Framing Observation and Posing thoughts to stimulate Grand Thinking.
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Are you a science or technological expert interested in innovation and entrepreneurship in emerging economies? The Tech-I Competition implemented by AAAS needs your help this spring to review a record number of applications.

To find out more details about the competition and the role of a reviewer please visit http://goo.gl/ze0rCu.

#techi #AAAS #innovation #technology #entrepreneurship
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Majority of Evangelical Christians in Survey See No Conflict Between Science and Religion

A recent AAAS conference brought together about 200 scientists, clergy, environmentalists, public health specialists, journalists, and people of faith for a wide-ranging discussion on how to improve the conversation between the religious and scientific communities.

http://ow.ly/KBkKI

#AAAS #Religion #Science #Harmony
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Evangelical Catholics are well defined and unique, and would be statistically significant.
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Superheros using real science to fight crime http://ow.ly/KhRMF
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For three years AAAS’s Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion program has been investigating perceptions that religious people have about science and that scientists have about religious people. We’re ready to share what we’ve learned! Join us for Perceptions: Science and Religious Communities, March 13 | Washington, DC: http://www.aaas.org/event/perceptions-science-and-religious-communities  
Help AAAS turn challenges in communicating about science with religious communities into opportunities. Register today for the Perceptions conference! http://www.aaas.org/event/perceptions-science-and-religious-communities
Visit us online at http://www.aaas.org/DoSER
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The American Association for the Advancement of Science. Publishes Science magazine.
Introduction
The American Association for the Advancement of Science, "Triple A-S" (AAAS), is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator, leader, spokesperson and professional association. In addition to organizing membership activities, AAAS publishes the journal Science, as well as many scientific newsletters, books and reports, and spearheads programs that raise the bar of understanding for science worldwide.

Mission

The AAAS seeks to "advance science, engineering, and innovation throughout the world for the benefit of all people." To fulfill this mission, the AAAS Board has set the following broad goals:
  • Enhance communication among scientists, engineers, and the public;
  • Promote and defend the integrity of science and its use;
  • Strengthen support for the science and technology enterprise;
  • Provide a voice for science on societal issues;
  • Promote the responsible use of science in public policy;
  • Strengthen and diversify the science and technology workforce;
  • Foster education in science and technology for everyone;
  • Increase public engagement with science and technology; and
  • Advance international cooperation in science.