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2011-04-26 16:51:00

Media are invited to an exhibition and reception featuring innovative NSF-funded research projects. WASHINGTON, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fascinating advances across the spectrum of science and engineering will be displayed and explained by experts at the Coalition for National Science Funding's (CNSF) 17th Annual Exhibition and Reception.

2011-03-09 06:26:00

AMSTERDAM, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - New Journal Provides Solutions to Regional Environmental Issues of Global Significance Elsevier, the world leading publisher of scientific information products and services, and SCOPE, the Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment, today formalized their collaboration to publish the new journal Environmental Development, to be launched in the final quarter of 2011.

2011-02-11 12:41:24

The journal Science publishes an important paper on harvesting vast amounts of "metaknowledge".

2011-01-12 10:37:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EarthSky - a clear voice for science - today announced the selection of E.O. Wilson as the 2010 EarthSky Science Communicator of the Year.

2010-11-05 00:00:36

SCRC Releases Dedoose, the World’s First Web 2.0 Rich Internet Application (RIA) for Qualitative and Mixed Method Research and Data Analysis SocioCultural Research Consultants, LLC (SCRC), developers of EthnoNotes and innovators of social science research methodology, proudly announces the release of Dedoose for qualitative and mixed methods research. Manhattan Beach, Calif.

2010-09-27 09:28:00

--"Philadelphia Science Festival" to Launch in April 2011-- PHILADELPHIA, Sept.

2010-06-14 09:05:00

Tequila and cheese may sound like the makings of an awkward cocktail party, but new research shows that they have a lot to tell us about efforts to boost rural economies around the world.

2010-04-27 23:01:00

New Report Calls for Citizen Participation to Inform Decision-Making on Science and Technology WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new report from the Science and Technology Innovation Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars defines the criteria for a new technology assessment function in the United States.

2010-04-14 09:40:00

COLUMBIA, Md., April 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Universities Space Research Association (USRA) is extremely proud to welcome the University of Stuttgart to its distinguished group of member universities.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).