HOME >> BIOLOGY >> NEWS
AAAS releases video and first board consensus statement on climate change

is changing," Holdren said in recent interviews. "As we see Inuit villages being forced to be relocated, away from the shoreline, we see a preview of the fate that is going to befall London, and Washington, D.C., and New York, and Boston, and Bombay, as sea level goes up worldwide."

AAAS expects up to 1,000 K-12 teachers, students, scientists, and others to take part Sunday, 18 February in the town hall meeting where attendees will cast instant-tally votes for their favorite global climate-change solutions.

Other highlights of the free public town hall meeting will include:

  • The first very large-scale, interactive demonstration of the Stabilization Wedge concept, a hands-on learning tool from Princeton University researchers that illustrates the impacts of different strategies for reducing greenhouse gases; and
  • A new global climate-change teaching guide from Project 2061, the science-education reform initiative at AAAS.

Speakers at the event will range from P. John Whitsett, President-Elect of the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), to climate guru Lonnie Thompson of Ohio State University, and AAAS President John P. Holdren, Director of the Woods Hole Research Center, who also serves as Teresa and John Heinz Professor of Environmental Policy at Harvard University.

The town hall meeting is free and open to the public, but attendees should pre-register online at http://www.aaas.org/climate ("Town Hall"). This event was planned under the auspices of the AAAS Center for Public Engagement with Science and Technology.


'"/>


18-Feb-2007


Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. Journal of Nuclear Medicine releases new research faster
2. DOE JGI releases enhanced Genome Data Management System IMG 2.1 marking 2-year anniversary
3. National panel led by LSU Chancellor releases report on Corps of Engineers
4. DOE JGI releases IMG 2.0 with all genomes refreshed from RefSeq
5. NSET releases document: EHS research needs for engineered nanoscale materials
6. DOE JGI sequences, releases genome of symbiotic tree fungus
7. DOE JGI releases IMG 1.5 with curated archaeal genomes
8. DOE JGI releases experimental metagenomics data management & analysis system
9. DOE JGI releases fourth version of IMG in 2005
10. Center releases new public survey on stem cells
11. DOE JGI releases latest version of IMG

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:7/1/2020)... ... July 01, 2020 , ... Cure ... for glioblastoma—the most common and aggressive adult brain cancer—announced today the appointments of ... Fellows are charged with supporting the organization’s initiatives and overall vision. , "Senior ...
(Date:6/23/2020)... ... June 23, 2020 , ... ... gene-to-protein and monoclonal antibody development services, today announced that the company has ... services to the pharmaceutical, diagnostics, and research industries. The decision to pursue ...
(Date:6/23/2020)... ... 23, 2020 , ... In its June 22 online post, business and technology ... Sherley, M.D., Ph.D., founder and director of stem cell biotechnology company Asymmetrex . ... that starting July 5 it would begin offering free tissue stem cell ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:9/1/2020)... ... September 01, 2020 , ... ... diagnostics companies, has announced the placement of Julianne Averill , CPA, as ... leading all financial operations and implementing key business strategies to accelerate Alveo’s growth ...
(Date:8/15/2020)... ... , ... True Terpenes , the leading platform for terpene innovation, research ... research the medical potential of terpenes and the potential entourage effect , where ... is focused on expanding the recently launched line of effects-based terpenes - Terpology ...
(Date:8/12/2020)... ... 11, 2020 , ... The FSHD Society announced today that ... Clinical Trial Research Network (FSHD CTRN), with consideration of follow-on funding of ... academic research centers in the United States and Europe with expertise in FSHD ...
(Date:8/12/2020)... Mich. (PRWEB) , ... August 12, 2020 , ... ... Group, Inc. (EMMA International), a global leader in FDA compliance consulting has ... the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
Cached News: