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Posted byon January 22, 2014 at 2:08 PM EST
Last week, at a series of meetings in Geneva, the United States marked its founding role in establishing the international Group on Earth Observations (GEO) a decade ago—which today comprises 90 members and 77 participating organizations—and celebrated an important milestone as GEO’s charter was renewed for another 10 years.
Posted byon January 17, 2014 at 7:20 PM EST
Weekly Wrap Up: Expanding Educational Opportunity, America’s Newest High-Tech Manufacturing Hub, Cabinet Meeting, Get ready for the State of the Union, the Miami Heat back at the White House, Nomination for the Small Business Administration, and the Vice President Attends Auto Show.
Posted byon January 17, 2014 at 6:45 PM EST
NMSI’s Aberdeen program launched in the 2012-2013 school year and made an immediate, impressive impact.
Posted byon January 17, 2014 at 1:20 PM EST
In honor of Benjamin Franklin's birthday, the National Archives is celebrating by adding the annotated volumes from The Papers of Benjamin Franklin to Founders Online .
Posted byon January 17, 2014 at 12:00 PM EST
The adoption of electronic health records is reflected today in a release from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics which provides a view of the Medicare and Medicaid EHR Incentive Program and indicates the program is healthy and growing steadily.
Posted byon January 17, 2014 at 12:01 AM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon January 16, 2014 at 8:50 PM EST
The President's education advisor, Roberto Rodriguez, answered your questions about expanding college opportunity so that every student who works hard can get a higher education during a Q&A on Facebook.
Posted byon January 14, 2014 at 8:22 AM EST
The Second Annual White House Safety Datapalooza with the U.S. Department of Transportation and the U.S. Department of Agriculture highlights innovators from the private, nonprofit, and academic sectors who are using freely available government data to build products, services, and apps that advance public safety in creative and powerful ways.
Posted byon January 10, 2014 at 6:00 PM EST
Weekly Wrap Up: Promise Zones, Extending Emergency Unemployment Insurance, Affordable Care Act, We the Geeks and Strengthening our Nation’s Energy Infrastructure.
Posted byon January 10, 2014 at 4:09 PM EST
Today the Department of Justice and the Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) named the inaugural members of their jointly created National Commission on Forensic Science—an expert advisory committee that will provide independent advice to the Justice Department in the important domain of forensic science.