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Partnership in Science

Tags: tech , China , scientific cooperation , William Colglazier ,

Thursday - 04/16/2009, 09:37am EDT

Report supports Navy concerns on global warming

Climate change is having implications for the Navy, according to a new assessment by the National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences.

Tags: DoD Update , Navy , global warming , climate change , environment , New York Times , Dot Earth , Dorobek Insider

Friday - 03/11/2011, 04:45pm EST

How to save money at NASA

How does a tech giant like NASA control mission costs? Doctor Ron Sega, a professor at Colorado State University, says NASA needs to come up with a comprehensive integrated strategy.

Tags: NASA , Ron Sega , Dorobek Insider

Wednesday - 09/22/2010, 05:35pm EDT

Report details deficiencies in plans for proposed Detrick facility

Plans for a risk assessment for a proposed Fort Detrick facility are missing a number of critical elements, according to a report issued Friday.

Tags: Fort Detrick , National Research Council

Saturday - 04/30/2011, 12:29pm EDT

National Academy of Science review panel surprised by FBI's last-minute document release

The National Academy of Science is releasing more information on the postponement of its report examining the scientific methods used by the FBI to investigate the 2001 anthrax attacks.

Tags: anthrax , Bruce Ivins , FBI

Saturday - 12/11/2010, 11:30am EST

Energy Use Website

A new website has been launched that communicates essential information about America's energy situation, based on the vast holdings of reports from the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council. A finalist for the Webby Award in the category of science, the site called "What You Need to Know About Energy" provides an overview of our current energy system in the United States, and covers the uses for energy, sources of energy, the cost of energy including to cost to the environment, national security, and sustainability, and energy efficiency. It identifies each of the energy sources we rely on today - ranging from wind to nuclear to oil - and tracks how each is used. You'll find it at

Tags: technology , Meeting Mission Goals Through Technology , National Academy of Engineering , Institute of Medicine , National Research Council , Energy

Monday - 05/10/2010, 02:26pm EDT