50th Class of AAAS S&T Policy Fellows Embarks Upon Year of Service
Photo credit: STPF celebrates its 50th anniversary of placing trained scientists in the federal government to learn first-hand about policymaking and use their knowledge and skills to address pressing societal challenges.
Destruction of Saturn’s Former Moon May Explain Planet’s Tilt and Young Rings
Photo credit: The study also details how Saturn and the nearby planet Neptune may have once been gravitationally linked.
Golden Goose Award Honors 11 Researchers for Unusual Discoveries that Greatly Benefit Society
Photo credit: These scientific breakthroughs led to the development of a bladeless LASIK procedure, paper microscopes, and the discovery of a non-opioid pain reliever hidden in the venom of cone snails.
R&D Funding Breakdown of Legislation - Authorization vs. Appropriation
Photo credit: AAAS provides a funding breakdown of several recent pieces of legislation that contain R&D line items.
Scientists Are Learning How to Help Coral Reefs Save Themselves
Photo credit: By understanding corals’ strengths, scientists can guide conservation efforts.
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