ACM Plans Evening Program to Boost Science Study by Girls

ACM Plans Evening Program to Boost Science Study by Girls
Cumberland, MD (PRWEB) February 03, 2015 Girls 2 Scientists, an event to encourage more girls to study the sciences and pursue rewarding careers in biology, chemistry, physics, forestry, nanotechnology, biotechnology and environmental science, will take place Friday, Feb. 20, at Allegany College of Maryland. This evening program, designed to show girls that the science ...

European Scientists and Scholars Issue Communique Demanding Freedom of Speech on Climate Science and on Global Warming Policies say Friends of Science

European Scientists and Scholars Issue Communique Demanding Freedom of Speech on Climate Science and on Global Warming Policies say Friends of Science
Calgary, Alberta, Canada (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Friends of Science are reporting that in Europe, the authors of “Climate: 15 Truths/Climat:15 vérités qui dérangent” issued a communiqué on Jan. 12, 2015, the English Version posted here as reported January 16, 2015 in the Dagelijkse Standaard of the Netherlands regarding their concerns over future candidates for ...

Future Science Group Launches Open Access Journal

Future Science Group Launches Open Access Journal
(PRWEB UK) 23 January 2015 Future Science Open will consider publication of all original research articles that have been conducted with scientific rigor and research integrity. All articles submitted to Future Science Open will undergo peer review by a minimum of three independent experts. The journal will also feature review articles, editorials and perspective pieces, ...

Neuroscience-Based Book Looks at the Science Behind Effectively Designed Assessments

Neuroscience-Based Book Looks at the Science Behind Effectively Designed Assessments
West Palm Beach, Florida (PRWEB) January 06, 2015 With an increasing shift in the emphasis on high-stakes testing, school districts throughout the United States are focusing on implementing effectively designed assessment systems to impact student learning. They have no shortage of options. To provide a sound launching point, the Learning Sciences publishing division will release ...

World Bank President Wrong on BC Carbon Market and Climate Change says Friends of Science Citing Canadian Taxpayers Federation and World Radiation Center

World Bank President Wrong on BC Carbon Market and Climate Change says Friends of Science Citing Canadian Taxpayers Federation and World Radiation Center
Calgary, Alberta, Canada (PRWEB) December 11, 2014 World Bank President Jim Yong Kim made a speech Dec. 8, 2014, to the Lima, Peru COP-20 UNFCCC climate change event entitled, “Sending a Signal from Paris: Transforming the Economy to Achieve Zero Net Emissions” to which Friends of Science express their disagreement. Kim lauds the carbon ...

Premier Online-Only Conference Focuses on Laboratory Animal Science in the 21st Century

Premier Online-Only Conference Focuses on Laboratory Animal Science in the 21st Century
Yorba Linda, CA (PRWEB) December 23, 2014 LabRoots, Inc. is offering its annual, two-day international, virtual Laboratory Animal Science (LAS) BioConference Live, February 4-5, 2015. This is the premier online-only conference focused on laboratory animal science. Its theme is “Laboratory Animal Science in the 21st Century; Animal Welfare and Reduction of Confounding Factors in Preclinical ...

Scientists to Discuss a Suitable Post-Materialistic Science of Consciousness in 2015

(PRWEB) December 18, 2014 Modern day’s foremost researchers of post-materialistic consciousness science will convene at the International Academy of Consciousness’ (IAC) research campus, located near Évora, in the Alentejo region in Portugal, for the 1st International Congress of Conscientiology (consciousness science). For over a century, maverick scientists have been venturing where only religion and ...

STEMsocks Celebrating Science with Hip Science Socks

San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) December 10, 2014 STEMsocks announces the launch of its Fall 2014 line of science-themed socks for men and women with images that include the iconic DNA double helix, a neon radioactive symbol, a vintage atom, and a pulsating electrocardiogram. The flat knit cotton-nylon blend socks can be bought online at http://www.stemsocks.com ...

Marine Science Experts Gather at University of New England to Discuss Eel Aquaculture Development and Value Potential

Marine Science Experts Gather at University of New England to Discuss Eel Aquaculture Development and Value Potential
Biddeford, Maine (PRWEB) November 18, 2014 More than 30 marine science experts and industry leaders from the U.S. and around the world gathered at the University of New England (UNE) on October 16-17, forming the Northeast Eel Aquaculture Team (NEAT) to assess the possibility of developing eel aquaculture. If feasible, eel aquaculture production could lead ...

Adaptive Curriculum delivers Biology and Life Science Apps for Grades 5-12 via the Windows 8.1 and Android Stores

Scottsdale, Arizona (PRWEB) November 21, 2014 Adaptive Curriculum, a leading math and science technology company, announced today the release of its new app-based Biology and Life Science solutions for middle schools and high schools. With technical support from Intel Corporation, a world leader in computing innovation, this interactive content leverages Intel’s computing advantages with Adaptive ...