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Sheril Kirshenbaum
Works at University of Texas at Austin
Attended Tufts University
Lives in East Lansing, MI
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76% of Americans know the Earth revolves around the sun: The National Science Foundation (NSF) Science and Engineering Indicators report is out today http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/2016/nsb20161/#/
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'Gun Activists' plan to stage 'fake mass shooting' on my campus at UTAustin: https://t.co/Y4s32uYlwN You know, where we had real one in 1966.

Terrorism: "the use of violent acts to frighten the people in an area as a way of trying to achieve a political goal"
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Note to self: Avoid UT area this weekend...
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Anyone else wondering if the uptick in incidents of domestic terrorism may be in part a product of unusually provocative campaign rhetoric?
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Good point +Sheril Kirshenbaum​. Why wouldn't extreme rhetoric from politicians embolden those who were suppressing their own extremist thoughts...... "My thoughts aren't acceptable, but it must now be time"
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My latest at +Scientific American
A wall between the U.S. and Mexico won't keep immigrants out and climate change will intensify pressure northward.
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The idea of stopping immigrants can not grant for sure way of strength security 
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Anyone who's been through the peer review process will understand.
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Good evening sheril
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I'm on Houston NPR for the first ten minutes talking climate, energy, politics and the next election
A new University of Texas survey released last week indicates more than three out of four Americans now believe climate change is occurring. The results were released as President Obama met with business leaders making public commitments to reduce their carbon footprint. Has there been a sea change in attitudes towards climate science? Or have we simply transitioned from disagreement over the facts to disagreement over what -- if anything -- to ...
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"How do we make technology work for us, and not against us — especially when it comes to solving urgent challenges like climate change?" ~ President Obama, SOTU
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real yes. we are together  for ur good idea
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You've GOT to see this ad - may be the most memorable political ad you'll see all year! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yvTr9z9e3MA&feature=share
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Such irony here. Me and my Ms., were actually in line to see Groundhog Day, and by mere chance ahead of us in line was our political leader. So, we struck up a conversion with our then Provincial Premier who was taking his two daughters to see this movie. We just happened to live in Toronto and were attending Groundhog Day at our neighbourhood theatre. Just remembering this movie makes me think this is that day, again. lol:-)
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Running for president should involve an understanding of the U.S. Constitution and the ideals this nation was founded upon.
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Errr.... Well there was slavery
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For decades, stories have gone largely untold about world-changing accomplishments by dozens of female pioneers in science, medicine and technology.
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Novel, non-invasive imaging method renders blood vessels and capillaries in beautiful detail
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Director of UT Energy Poll, Executive director of ScienceDebate.org, Author of Unscientific America & The Science of Kissing, Blogger at Scientific American
Employment
  • University of Texas at Austin
    2010 - present
    Director of UT Energy Poll, Author
  • Duke University
    Research Associate, 2006 - 2010
  • United States Senate
    Science Fellow, 2006
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East Lansing, MI
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Monterey, CA - Suffern, NY - Austin, TX - Durham, NC - Washington, DC - Orono, ME - Boston, MA
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I write about science, in books, articles, and blogs.
Education
  • Tufts University
    Biology & Classics
  • University of Maine
    Marine Science & Policy
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