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  • Last week, Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK), who will retire at the end of this year, released his final edition of the Wastebook , which highlights examples of what he considers wasteful government spending. The final edition includes 5 National Institutes of Health grants, 10 National Science Foundation (...
  • Average global temperature has increased by about 1.4˚ F over the last 100 years, according to the AAAS What We Know report. | Chris Linder © Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution The AAAS Communicating Science workshops , which have so far served 2,100 participants at 88 events nationwide, have...
  • The House Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technology in partnership with the House Subcommittee on Research and Technology held a joint hearing on the strategy and mission of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology (S&T)...
  • The American Association for the Advancement of Science, in conjunction with 10 other organizations, sent a letter to Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) and Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) urging them to ratify the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities that recently passed the Senate Foreign...
  • The America COMPETES Act first became law in 2007, to promote innovation and boost American global competitiveness. It was reauthorized once in 2010, and is once again up for reauthorization. Although the 2007 bill had bipartisan support, division along party lines has prevented progress in the...
  • The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) sent a letter to leaders of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works and the House of Representatives expressing its concerns about the Secret Science Reform Act of 2014, which would prevent the Environmental Protection...
  • Renée Gordon | AAAS/Earl Lane Renée and Barry Gordon are the parents of Alex, 22, a profoundly autistic young man. He is unable to reliably dress himself, give himself a shower, brush his teeth, wash his face or do many other daily tasks of living. He doesn't recognize dangers such as moving cars...
  • Advances in Autism Diagnosis and Treatment A Public Luncheon Briefing Hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science Through the Support of the Dana Foundation In Conjunction with Rep. Chaka Fattah Thursday, July 17, 2014 12:00-1:30 p.m. 2168 Rayburn House Office Building About 1...