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Kansas, Missouri School Board members to explore improvements in science-related education
...ndergarten through high school. The Kansas City seminar
is the latest phase in an historic three-year nati...ased Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Saturdays seminar
is scheduled to run from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at The Westin Crown Center, 1 Pershing Rd., Kansas City...
Recycling is not enough -- we need to consume less
...ducing, reusing and recycling, which accompanied a seminar
in Belfast organised jointly with the Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister, Northern Ireland, says that the benefits of recycling risk being undermined by the sheer quantity of waste being generated. If household waste output contin...
Louisiana Tech researchers help find new sub-atomic particle
... discovery will be presented at a special Fermilab seminar
at 1 p.m. Friday, June 15. The DZero experiment reported the discovery of the particle in a paper submitted June 12 to Physical Review Letters, the Journal of the American Physical Society. A news release from Fermilab provided the following inform...
Economic impacts of climate change
...anging from agriculture to tourism. At a public seminar
hosted by the National Research Council on May 10, WILLIAM D. NORDHAUS, professor of economics at Yale University, will talk about current research on how to measure and model climate change's economic effects, and the additional data needed to help ...
Pioneering researcher Dr. Kenneth Lyons Jones receives genetics award from March of Dimes
...ed a March of Dimes grant for organizing an annual seminar
in clinical teratology. Dr. Jones research has focused on dysmorphology, the study of birth defects, particularly those affecting the anatomy of the individual; identifying the mechanisms of normal and abnormal fetal development; and the recognitio...
Accolades for York's commitment to women in science
... from 4.15pm to 2pm meant that you could go to the seminar
and still pick up your child from a nursery. Simple things like that can improve the working environment and many improvements like this are just as useful to male academics as well, particularly those with young children or those who are early in t...
Third annual Templeton-Cambridge Fellowships awarded to 10 noted journalists
...tation by each fellow, to be given at a concluding seminar
in Cambridge, July 29-August 3. ...
Institute for OneWorld Health hosts global health seminar at AAAS Annual Meeting
...the worlds experts in global health for an all-day seminar
on Friday, February 16, at the Annual Meeting of t... the Advancement of Science in San Francisco. The seminar
will highlight the intersection of science and global health and its positive impact on improving th...
Free public events at the 2007 AAAS Annual Meeting
... their credentials effectively by attending a free seminar
on 13 February, 6:00 p.m., UCSF Mission Bay Campus, Genentech Auditorium. On site at the 2007 AAAS Annual Meeting, more than a dozen Career-Building Workshops for scientists, educators and others are planned throughout the weekend, beginning Frid...
20 Years of Malaria Research: Outcomes and Perspectives
...nit (SMRU), Thailand, will be hosting a scientific seminar
in Mae Sot on 28 December entitled "Twenty Years of Malaria Research: Outcomes and Perspectives" attended by internationally-renowned experts and featuring talks and debates on a variety of topics related to malaria, from epidemiology to therapeutics...
Yale-BioHaven Entrepreneurship Seminar: 454 Life Sciences aiming for the $10K Human Genome
...osystems. Refreshments and networking follow the seminar
from 5 to 7 p.m. Registration is free, but advance RSVP to Larry Banks at firstname.lastname@example.org or the Yale Office of Cooperative Research at 203-436-8096 is required. Directions to the event are available online at http://info.med.yale.edu/maps/ca...
Yale BioHaven Entrepreneurship Seminars begin with TheraLogics
...gies. Refreshments and networking will follow the seminar
from 5 to 7 p.m. Registration is free, but advance RSVP to Larry Banks at email@example.com or the Yale Office of Cooperative Research at 203-436-8096 is required. Directions to the event are available on line at http://info.med.yale.edu/maps/c...
A new look at the state of the oceans
...ate will be at the centre of discussion during the seminar
'A new look on the ocean' at the Euroscience Open ...um (ESOF 2006) in Munich. The primary focus of the seminar
will be on utilisation and monitoring of coastal zones and their potential benefits for industries a...
Turning green into yellow
...gstra is a member of ASPB. The 12:30-1:30 luncheon seminar
will be held in Room SC-4 of the Capitol. The seminar
is open to the media. Media questions related to Dr. Keegstra's presentation and his research shoul...
African wetland managers armed with new technology
...ts to update my past work. It is marvellous." The seminar
also sought to help African users critically assess their requirements, suggest new products, identify inefficiencies and take over the process. All the training materials were consolidated on a CD and given to all African end users at the close of t...
Science Conference 'Innovations in Bioscience for Animal and Human Health'
...agriculture and the food industry". The aim of the seminar
is to explain and discuss the benefits of the heal...ory license for a plant-cell-produced vaccine. The seminar
will also focus on R&D collaboration available under FP7 in developing new products and scientific s...
Rice tapped for model programs merging teaching, research
...ife in the lab with a graduate student mentor. The seminar
course in bionanotechnology will be developed by W...g for a much smaller class size. Both the freshman seminar
and the accelerated course in cell and molecular biology will target undergraduate engineering and s...
Women's bioethics project receives grant from Ford Foundation
..., D.C.-based think tank, the goal of the bioethics seminar
is to prepare women state legislators to take leadership positions on emerging bioethics issues in health and biotechnology. The planning meeting convenes March 21st, and it will include leaders from the fields of bioethics, medicine, law, and women'...
Scientist uses dragonflies to better understand flight
...n Association for the Advancement of Science. In a seminar
"Falling Paper, Dragonfly Flight and Making a Virtual Insect," she said the best way to learn about flight is by first looking at what happens naturally. Look at how such thin structures as falling paper move through a fluid environment like air, she...
Arctic marine mammals: The new canaries?
... in Alaska," said O'Hara, who will be presenting a seminar
titled, "Biomagnification and pathways of contaminants in Arctic food webs" and will participate in the press briefing, "Marine mammals: The new canaries?" both on February 18 at the AAAS meeting. Heavy metals and chlorinated pesticides may alter no...