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Posted byon June 25, 2013 at 11:48 AM EDT
When I think of citizen science, I think of points of enlightenment spreading over a map, literally filling it with new knowledge. Each point represents a person who is making an important contribution to science, who is learning a lot, and who is likely to be engaged in conserving the phenomenon they’re studying.
Posted byon June 24, 2013 at 9:07 AM EDT
Two years ago today, President Obama launched the Materials Genome Initiative (MGI), a collaborative endeavor of the public and private sectors designed to double the pace of innovation, manufacture, and deployment of high-tech materials in America.Today, universities, companies, Federal agencies, and other partners announced more than twenty new commitments to kick-start an ambitious third year for the MGI.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 2:00 PM EDT
Democratic and Republican state and local officials from all over the country are speaking out about the need for commonsense immigration reform. See what officials from the southern United States had to say.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 9:20 AM EDT
Tiffani Alexander, a 14 year-old from Covington, GA, is a member of the National Youth Advisory Council at generationOn, the global youth service enterprise of Points of Light. She is also the founder of Butterflies, Beetles and Bees, Oh My!, a bug club she runs in partnership with the Prevent Child Abuse Rockdale program.
Posted byon May 28, 2013 at 5:46 PM EDT
Honoring Harvey Milk Champions of Change
Posted byon May 28, 2013 at 12:05 PM EDT
Posted byon May 19, 2013 at 4:33 PM EDT
President Obama delivers the commencement address to the 2013 graduates of Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA.
Posted byon May 14, 2013 at 10:11 AM EDT
In his State of the Union address, President Obama called on Congress to expand access to high-quality pre-school to every child in America.
Posted byon May 13, 2013 at 10:39 AM EDT
Aparna Bhattacharyya shares her story about her work at Raksha.
Posted byon April 30, 2013 at 10:41 AM EDT
Patrick Barnes describes how his recognition of minority communities created his passion to help.