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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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Emerging Researchers Program Unites Underrepresented Students with STEM Leaders

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Tropical Forests Continue Carbon Storage under Moderate Warming

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Researchers Discuss Ways to Protect Those Most Vulnerable to Coronavirus

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Sarah Zhang on the Coronavirus, Uncertainty and a Chinese American Outlook

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“The Deadliest Disease” Film Links COVID-19 Death Rates to Systemic Racism

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NASA Rover’s Weird Gait Could Conquer Loose Space Soils

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AAAS Carries Forward Its Drive to Protect the Right to Science

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Humid Heat Already Exceeding Human Tolerance in Some Regions

Office of Public Programs | Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program | ARISE—Advancing Research & Innovation in the STEM Education of Preservice Teachers in High-Need School Districts | STEM Education Programs
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ARISE Initiative Spurs Research to Improve STEM Teacher Training

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AAAS Program Brings Scientific Instruction to Future Church Clergy

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Climate Change Can Increase Risks of Infectious Diseases and Other Health Concerns

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Blood Test Can Detect Cancers in Previously Undiagnosed Women

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Experts Explore the Infection, Spread and Testing of the Novel Coronavirus

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Summit Briefs Policy-makers on Drinking Water Safety

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In Memoriam: Scientist, Policymaker, Science Journal Editor Donald Kennedy

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Science Societies Endorse Congressional Resolutions Denouncing Anti-Asian Racism

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Immune Signatures May Shape Course of RSV Infections in Children

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Lynda Mapes on Puget Sound’s Imperiled Orcas and a Mother Whale's Grief

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AAAS’ Local Science Engagement Network Gets to Work in Colorado

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Study Hints at Potential Treatment for Scarring Around Silicone Implants

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Institutions Must Change to Recruit and Retain Women of Color in Tech

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Top State Officials Urged to Bar Security-Flawed Internet Voting Platforms