Government Science Leaders: A look at the Scientific Advocates of 2019

Hey Folks! With a new year comes a fresh slate of leaders who represent the scientific interests of the country both in Congress and in the White House. With 2019 set to be an interesting year with topics on Climate Change, human health, and other topics, it is important to know who will be playing …

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Government is reopen for Business: Impact on Science Agencies

Hey Folks, With the U.S. government shutdown now finished with a three-week stop-gap funding measure, science agencies can now bring their workforce back again. Experiments can continue, grants can be reviewed, and researchers can continue to propose new ideas to advance the scientific field. However, it is important to note that we are not out …

White House OSTP Nomination

On August 23, the Senate Commerce, Transportation, and Science Committee held a confirmation hearing to evaluate President Trump's White House Office of Science & Technology (OSTP) nominee Dr. Kelvin Droegemeier as the next Director of the White House OSTP. While Dr. Droegemeier's nomination has been championed on both sides of the aisle, it is long …

Science Quote of the Week

Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it. -Albert Einstein  

Science Quote of the Week

For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You'd be surprised how far that gets you. -Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Science Quote of the Week

"Two things are infinite; the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe." - Albert Einstein

Science Quote of the Week

"Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known." - Carl Sagan