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  • Though they come from different countries and cultures, researchers worldwide should take responsibility for the trustworthiness of their work and recognize ethical obligations to society, says a new statement from the 2nd World Conference on Research Integrity, co-sponsored by AAAS. The Singapore...
  • The following candidates have been added to the ballot for the 2011 election of AAAS officers. Members registered in more than one section will receive ballots for elections for each section they are enrolled in. The 2011 AAAS election of general and section officers will be held in December and...
  • In November 2011, the AAAS Council elected 539 members as Fellows of AAAS. These individuals will be recognized for their contributions to science and technology at the Fellows Forum to be held on 18 February 2012 during the AAAS Annual Meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia. The new Fellows will...
  • Under an agreement signed 17 November during the World Science Forum, the organizations will focus their efforts on two areas: building regional cooperation and networks among TWAS members and associated countries, and increasing the capacity of foreign ministries, research ministries, and...
  • BUDAPEST, Hungary—Efforts to solve global challenges—from health and energy to environmental protection and economic development—will require closer international science cooperation and more robust engagement of the public in every nation, research and policy leaders concluded at the World Science...
  • The 2010 AAAS election of general and section officers will be held in November. All members will receive a ballot for election of the president-elect, members of the Board of Directors, and members of the Committee on Nominations. Members registered in more than one section will receive ballots...
  • The 2013 AAAS election of general and section officers is scheduled to begin in November. All members will receive a ballot for election of the president-elect, members of the Board of Directors, and members of the Committee on Nominations. Members registered in more than one section will receive...
  • The next meeting of the AAAS Council will take place during the AAAS Annual Meeting and will begin at 9 a.m. on 20 February 2011, in Washington, D.C., in the Congressional A&B Ballrooms of the Renaissance Hotel. Individuals or organizations wishing to pre-sent proposals or resolutions for...
  • SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico—Women scientists and students are still confronted by a “chilly” climate at many U.S. universities, and unless conditions improve, their departure from science and technology fields could hinder the nation’s strength in a competitive global economy, said AAAS President Alice S...
  • Building a bright future. A field of solar panels at the King Abdulaziz City of Science and Technology, Al-Oyeynah Research Station, demonstrates Saudi Arabia's commitment to strengthening its national science and technology programs to address regional challenges and become a global research power...