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Communications staff assist reporters seeking expert sources and information on AAAS programs, as well as research published in the Science family of journals. Public engagement staff help improve scientist communication and engagement with public audiences.

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Ancient Pots from Chinese Tombs Reveal Early Use of Cannabis

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Beauty in Numbers: Stephen Ornes on ‘Math Art’

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Human Endurance Has a Metabolic Limit

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SEA Change Honors Diversity Efforts by Universities

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Inbreeding Causes Isle Royale Wolf Population Crash

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Tiny Fish Are the Secret to Coral Reef Survival

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Coached by Brainwaves, Hearing Device Singles Out Speaker in a Crowd

Office of Public Programs | Research Competitiveness Program
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Chemist Behind Novel Pesticide Wins International Startup Contest

Office of Public Programs | SEA Change
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Diverse STEM Workforce Needed to Preserve U.S. Competitiveness

Office of Public Programs | Center for Scientific Evidence in Public Issues
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Accurate Elections Require Science-Based Methods

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Study Tracks Where Countries Fall on Path to Measles Elimination

Office of Public Programs | Center of Science, Policy, and Society Programs
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U.S. Scientific Community Needs a Mission Reboot to Focus on Public Good

Office of Public Programs | Center of Science, Policy, and Society Programs
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Engaging in Science-Related Activities Educates the Public About Climate Change

Office of Public Programs | Center of Science, Policy, and Society Programs
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White House Science Adviser Outlines Game Plan to Grow Innovation

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Monitoring Fluid Injections at Geothermal Wells Can Control Earthquakes

Office of Public Programs | STEM Volunteer Program
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Scientists and Engineers Share Real-World Knowledge with Students

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SciLine Expands Scientific Resources for U.S. Journalists

Office of Public Programs | Catalyzing Advocacy in Science and Engineering
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CASE in Point: Graduate Science Students Seek Public Policy Training

Office of Public Programs | AAAS Kavli Science Journalism Awards
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AAAS Kavli Award Winner Jeanne Miller: A Life Writing About Science for Children

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In Memoriam: David A. Hamburg, Doctor, Educator and Humanitarian

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Ocean Winds and Waves are Growing Stronger and Taller

Office of Public Programs | Center of Science, Policy, and Society Programs
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Science & Technology Policy Forum to Explore Strengthening Science’s Benefits to Society

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Media Exposure to Mass Violence Leads to Cycle of Distress