In a keynote address at the World Science Forum in Budapest, Margaret Hamburg, chair of the AAAS board, discussed the threat science faces in a "post-truth" world.
Mary L. Good was a highly awarded chemist, active leader of scientific organizations and societies, private sector innovator and an official in the administrations of four U.S. presidents.
The long-term fiscal picture continues to look tough for federal science and technology programs.
For the 47th year, AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellows came to Washington, D.C., to immerse themselves in science policy and to apply their scientific expertise throughout the federal government, beginning with a two-week orientation.
The AAAS Leadership Seminar in Science and Technology Policy is a "crash course" in science and technology (S&T) policy, designed for those who need to know how S&T policy works.