Anita Nikolich Encourages Asking Questions about AI to Combat Misinformation
Photo credit: A research scientist focused on cybersecurity urges casting a critical eye on how AI systems are used, who is using those systems and what data is incorporated into them.
AAAS Pacific Division to Focus on Student Research Ideas
Photo credit: The AAAS Pacific Division is inviting students in the sciences to develop and share plans for future research for a July virtual event – a pandemic-era twist on traditional symposia that look back at completed research.
Rescue Drone Sees Through Thick Forest to Track People
Photo credit: The drone successfully located people in dense forests about 90% of the time across different forest types and seasons.
Intermittent Fasting Cuts Less Fat Than Traditional Daily Diet in Trial
Photo credit: The results suggest that alternate-day intermittent fasting may offer no fasting-specific health or metabolic benefits over a daily calorie-reduction diet.
Scientists Sharpen Journalism Skills in Newsrooms During Summer Fellowship
Photo credit: The 2021 Mass Media Fellows will apply their skills – and learn many more – as they spend the summer working as journalists in newsrooms around the country.
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