Public Engagement

Public Engagement

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  • The exhibitors and show schedule for 2015's Family Science Days has been announced on the Family Science Days homepage ! Family Science Days exhibitors will bring hands-on science activites to engage Bay Area families and students on 14-15 February from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. In addition, the Family...
  • Ramping Up Renewable Energy in the EPA's Clean Power Plan Join the Union of Concerned Scientists for a webinar on our new analysis to ramp up renewable energy under the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) proposed carbon standard for existing power plants. Date: Thursday, October 30 Time: 12:00...
  • Join us for a river walk and discussion with experts on the increasing risks of tidal flooding on the East Coast. You'll hear about the most recent UCS report on coastal flooding, and get to ask questions of the experts. Date: Thursday, October 16 Time: 6:00-7:30 p.m. Location: Overlook at The...
  • The American Geophysical Union (AGU), in hopes of increasing member and public engagement with policymakers, launched two new resources for scientists interested in science policy. The AGU Action Center is the group's new advocacy website, which will allow participants to connect directly with...
  • 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...
  • At the 2014 White House Easter Egg Roll, AAAS volunteers helped children make and test hypotheses about whether household objects would sink or float in water. | AAAS/Carla Schaffer Volunteers from AAAS joined the First Family, Cookie Monster, Miss America and more than 30,000 people on 21 April...
  • Free and open to the public! Hands-On Activities Speaker Series Career Pavilion Nifty Fifty Join more than 300,000 people in the nation’s largest celebration of science! AAAS is pleased to be a partner of the third USA Science & Engineering Festival taking place in Washington, D.C. More than 3,...
  • Mary Helen Immordino-Yang Mary Helen Immordino-Yang is honored with the 2013 AAAS Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science for her sustained commitment and novel approach to integrating public engagement with science into her extensive research and scholarly activities and for using...
  • The Union of Concerned Scientists will hold a series of interactive, online dialogues with experts in the history of science, science communication, and science policy. Register for these events here . * Science, Politics, and the History of Evidence-Based Decision Making, with Naomi Oreskes When:...
  • Journalist Krista Tippett pointed to images captured by NASA's Hubble space craft as an example of scientists "showing, not telling" — a strategy that helps to convey the "drama" of science to a broader public. | NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) To convey science to a broader...