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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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SciLine Briefing Explores Mental Health, Social Isolation and COVID-19

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Tiny Tech Needed for Rapid Progress Towards Emissions Targets

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Experts Highlight How Science Diplomacy Combats Pandemics

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Newly Described Cells May Regulate Inflammation in Viral Lung Infections

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New Oral Vaccine Urgently Needed to Prevent Mutant Polio Outbreak

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Emerging Researchers Find Community, Inspiration at 10th Annual Conference

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Prize Research Reveals Promising Immune Intervention for Regenerative Medicine

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Thirdhand Tobacco Smoke Lurks in Movie Theater Despite Regulations

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Injected Vitamin C Boosts Power of Cancer Immunotherapy in Mice

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Why Do We Want a Quantum Computer?

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Study Provides Details on Human Composting Process Set to Begin in Washington State

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Facial-Recognition Technology Cannot Read Emotions, Scientists Say

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Studies of Right Whales, Killer Whales and Sea Lions Provide Keys to Conservation

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Touch in Babies Provides a Foundation for Empathy

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Bioethical ‘Guardrails’ Fall Short in Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing, Says Nelson

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Sports Science and Solar System Tours Draw Children to Family Science Days

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Psychological Science Seeks to Improve the Legal System

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Beneficial Embryo Research Needs Clear Guidelines, Experts Say

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With Wildfires Increasing in Severity, Researchers Offer Guidelines to Avoid Smoke Exposure

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Have We Entered a Second Antibiotic Era?

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Gene Editing, AI Can Build New Generation of Low-Cost Health Solutions, Gates Says

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Music Benefits Human Health, Research Shows

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Scientists Detail the Next Era in the Search for Extraterrestrial Life

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Mathematicians and a Political Scientist Use Science to Improve the U.S. Voting System