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John P. Holdren (Image courtesy of Martha Stewart)

John P. Holdren
(Image courtesy of
Martha Stewart)

R&D Earmarks in the FY 2010 Budget by Agency

Photographs of Bangladeshi ship breakers and bundles of metals in the middle of the recycling process, sculptures of sea creatures, abstract mixed-media collages, and images of repurposed plastic bags are all featured in a new exhibit in the AAAS Art Gallery.

Inspired by the 10 August “Working with Waste” special issue in the journal Science, the “Disposable Culture” exhibit encourages attendees to reconsider what waste is and what happens to waste after it has been discarded.