Biden to Elevate Science Adviser to His Cabinet
The President-elect will nominate Eric S. Lander to head the Office of Science and Technology Policy, a post left vacant by President Trump for 18 months.
Carl Zimmer. New York Times. Sat, 16 Jan 2021 01:04:28 +0000.
Aggregated Science News
Recent news about science from English-language newsfeeds around the world.
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The word science is a noun. Science means (1) ability to produce solutions in some problem domain, (2) a particular branch of scientific knowledge.
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Scientific Literature Digital Library
Electronic archive for papers that are pertinent to the study of cognition.
Multiple-media publisher of scientific, technical, and health information products and services.
Federation of American Scientists
FAS, formed in 1945 by scientists from the Manhattan Project, strives to promote humanitarian uses of science and technology.
Explains hundreds of subjects, from car engines to lock-picking, using clear language and many illustrations.
National Academy of Sciences
The NAS is an honorific society of distinguished scholars engaged in scientific and engineering research, dedicated to the furtherance of science and technology and to their use for the general welfare.
National Science Foundation
This independent federal agency strives to promote the progress of science, advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare, and secure the national defence.
PBS - Science & Nature
This website, provided by the Public Broadcasting Service, is home to more than 350 television show companion sites in addition to web-original sites.
Offers guided educational tours with Smithsonian study leaders plus vacation travel packages and cruises as well as family and group trips to Europe, China, Africa and elsewhere.
The World's Biomes
Learn about aquatic, desert, forest, grassland, and tundra environments, and their predominant organisms and vegetation.
National Renewable Energy Laboratory is dedicated to the research, development, commercialization, and deployment of renewable energy and energy-efficient technologies.
Genome programs of the U.S. Department of Energy.
Genetic Science Learning Center (Genetics)
Explore the biology of genes and DNA, including information about stem cells, their potential uses in medicine and some of the challenges facing stem cell research.
Scripps Institution of Oceanography (Oceanography)
Scripps Institution of Oceanography today is world-renowned for its preeminence in scientific disciplines relating to biology, physics, chemistry, geosciences, and geophysics.
USGS | Cascades Volcano Observatory (Volcanology)
The U.S. Geological Survey's Cascades Volcano Observatory website focuses on hazards, activity, and monitoring of volcanoes, with emphasis on volcanoes of the Western United States.
Volcano World (Volcanology)
Volcano information source.
Jack Hanna (Zoology)
Learn about animals and the places they live.