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  • By the end of this decade, depression may rank just behind ischemic heart disease as the leading cause of disability worldwide. The ominous statistic is just one sign of a global mental health crisis that the world's governments have been unwilling to address, according to an editorial in the AAAS...
  • The GIST initiative is led by the U.S. Department of State, and the Tech-I competition is implemented by AAAS. Tech-I 2014 was the largest competition the GIST initiative has seen! With record numbers of eligible countries, applications, and votes the 2014 Tech-I was an amazing success! Over 1000...
  • DOWNLOAD ALL GIST TECH-I INSTRUCTIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE IN ARABIC, ENGLISH, FRENCH, SPANISH, AND RUSSIAN. CLICK HERE FOR ACCESS TO ALL TRANSLATED DOCUMENTS . The 2014 GIST Tech-I Program Announcement contains all relevant details related to Tech-I. Included in the Program Announcement, are sections...
  • The GIST initiative is led by the U.S. Department of State, and the Tech-I competition is implemented by AAAS. The Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) initiative operates at the intersection of science and technology, innovation, and entrepreneurship to empower individual...
  • The GIST initiative is led by the U.S. Department of State, and the Tech-I competition is implemented by AAAS. The GIST Technology-Idea (Tech-I) competition is an annual competition for science and technology entrepreneurs from around the world. Aspiring innovators submit an application online and...
  • The GIST initiative is led by the U.S. Department of State, and the Tech-I competition is implemented by AAAS. The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the U.S. Department of State are pleased to announce the launch of the 2015 Technology Idea (Tech-I) Competition. Tech-I...
  • A AAAS-led group (left) meets with its hosts at the Cuban Academy of Sciences in Havana. | AAAS/Kathy Wren HAVANA, CUBA — On a 90-degree morning in April, a AAAS-led group of U.S. scientists and policy experts stepped gratefully out of the tropical glare of a Havana side street and into the elegant...
  • Scientific cooperation spans the globe, as illustrated in this map of collaborations based on co-authored publications | Olivier H. Beauchesne, olihb.com . Data from Science Matrix & Scopus Uprooting and moving to a new country takes gumption — a quality also in large supply among successful...
  • In 2008, the Information Security Panel of the NSA initiated a conversation on the scientific underpinnings of computer security. High profile security failures in critical government systems caused the NSA to question whether there may be a lack of scientific rigor in cybersecurity engineering...