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Posted byon June 25, 2013 at 10:48 AM EST
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 8:07 AM EST
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 20, 2013 at 5:30 PM EST
Jeremiah Ostriker is being honored as a Champion of Change for the vision he has demonstrated and for his commitment to open science.
Posted byon June 20, 2013 at 12:20 PM EST
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 midwest United States had to say.
Posted byon June 20, 2013 at 11:52 AM EST
The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders kicks off a series of forums across the country designed to connect federal officials with AAPI faith-based and other community leaders to share key Administration policies on economic growth, immigration, education, and civil rights.
Posted byon June 7, 2013 at 1:56 PM EST
Posted byon May 11, 2013 at 1:19 PM EST
President Obama welcomes a group of the nation's best police officers to the White House to celebrate their service and heroism.
Posted byon April 30, 2013 at 10:36 AM EST
Jodi Slick describes her motivations to create Ecolibrium3.
Posted byon March 29, 2013 at 1:56 PM EST
Matthew Soerens describes how his faith plays an important role in his advocacy work with immigrants.
Posted byon February 22, 2013 at 6:30 PM EST
Have questions about what the sequester is, and why American families and our national economy face the threat of harmful budget cuts? Check out this explainer for some background.