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2014-09-25 23:12:51

Keynote Speech by Former National Security Advisor Bruce Reidel: "Radicalization of Youth and Growth of Extremism." Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

2014-05-29 12:22:38

Report Developed by the Ecological Community Highlights Priority Research Areas WASHINGTON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Environmental scientists and synthetic

2013-10-29 23:35:17

The updated Nanotechnology Consumer Products Inventory now contains 1,628 consumer products that have been introduced to the market since 2005, representing a 24 percent increase since the last

2013-07-10 15:17:01

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and other scientific institutions are using social media and crowdsourcing to learn more about earthquakes.

2013-05-01 10:38:27

The number of private and public entities conducting research in synthetic biology worldwide grew significantly between 2009 and 2013.

2012-07-16 14:06:15

Federal agencies have started taking steps to address the recommendations in a 2010 report from the presidential bioethics commission to improve the governance of synthetic biology research and development, though the government has not fully addressed any of the report recommendations, according to a scorecard tracking the efforts.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.