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Jake Gyllenhaal Looking At Lead In Boston Marathon Bombing Drama

Given the guy's talent, it's only a matter of time before the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences decide to reward Jake Gyllenhaal with his very own Oscar - we're just waiting to see what that feature winds up being. It's entirely...Show More Summary

Changing the Look of Tax Forms

A reader pointed me in the direction of a three-year-old paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America in the category of Psychological and Cognitive Sciences, and also available here. Show More Summary

Obama Meets 3-Million-Year-Old Ancestor, Misses Chance to Troll Trump With Ultimate Birther Joke

"It shows that every single person here, 7 billion people, including Donald Trump, came down through this chain," Zeresenay Alemseged, the chair of the anthropology department at the California Academy of Sciences, told President Obama...Show More Summary

Verbatim: Yes, Mr. President, You and Donald Trump Do Share Something In Common

Zeresenay Alemseged, of the California Academy of Sciences, got a laugh from President Obama as he showed him the bones of Lucy, the human ancestor from 3.2 million years ago found in Ethiopia in 1974.

To Its Credit, the “Green Roof” of Our California Academy of Sciences is Looking Pretty Brown These Days – “Drought Conversation” Coming August 14-15

TweetThis is the brownest I can recall see the Living Roof (aka Green Roof) of our CalAcademy Building in Golden Gate Park since it was first getting established about 7-8 years ago: IDK, maybe it’s been browner at some point, but it’s never been and it will never be as green as some thought it […]

Tippets: How Nature Changes the Brain, Best Days to Fish

5 days agoHobbies / Fishing : MidCurrent

A growing body of evidence shows that spending time in nature is linked to mental well-being and neurological health. A recent study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences strongly suggests that natural environments “could be an easy … more ?

Personal message from Net Objectives' new COO, Marc Danziger

Two months ago, I was contentedly leading my life as a singleton consultant down in Los Angeles. I’d managed to get to work for some pretty cool companies – Amgen, CarsDirect.com, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences (the Oscars folks), NBC, International Lease Finance Corp. Show More Summary

Nominees Unveiled for News & Documentary Emmy Awards — Here’s the Full List

The full list of nominees has been unveiled for the 36th Annual News & Documentary Awards, with the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences taking the wraps off the list today. You can see the full list by clicking...

Nominees for the 36th Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards Announced

Press release from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, July 22, 2015: Nominations for the 36th Annual News and Documentary Emmy® Awards were announced today by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS). The News &...

Once again: Crypto backdoors are an insane, dangerous idea

last weekHumor / odd : Boing Boing

The Washington Post editorial board lost its mind and called on the National Academy of Sciences to examine "the conflict" over whether crypto backdoors can be made safe: the problem is, there's no conflict. Read the rest

Evolution Not Just Mutation Drives Development of Cancer

A paper published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences argues against the commonly held "accumulation of mutations" model of oncogenesis in favor of a model that depends on evolutionary pressures acting on populations of cells.

Lost at Sea (video)

The Australian Early to Mid-Career Researcher Forum of the Australian Academy of Science has launched an ‘Inspire Australia’ video research competition to showcase innovative research being performed in laboratories and universities across Australia. The video below on ocean acidification by Tullio Rossi, PhD student at the University of Adelaide, is one of the entries of […]

Mad Men Gets One Final Emmy Chance, and Other News From This Year's Nominations

It's last call for Mad Men's Emmy run. As the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominations for the 67th Emmy Awards, it made room for Jon Hamm's acclaimed series, which will try to go out on top with a best drama Emmy win, just like its AMC counterpart, Breaking Bad, did last year. Show More Summary

Time to Freak Out! Portlandia Nominated for Two Emmy Awards

2 weeks agoEntertainment / Film : IFC

Congratulations to Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Jonathan Krisel and the entire cast and crew that earned this honor and recognition from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

Emmy Nominations Announced

The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced nominations Thursday for the 67th Emmy Awards, which will air September 20 on Fox. In this year’s list, traditional network shows share the stage with streaming shows from Netflix...Show More Summary

Tatiana Maslany FINALLY Got an Emmy Nomination for Orphan Black!

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

@#$% AND YES. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has finally corrected a grave injustice and given Tatiana Maslany, the uber-talented star of Orphan Black her first—but long overdue—nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series. Clone dance party, everyone! Read more...

Emmy Nominations 2015 Spotlight 'Game Of Thrones,' 'Mad Men' And 'Better Call Saul'

Bless you, Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, for making the merciful decision to announce to the 2015 Emmy Award nominations at a reasonable hour this year. On Thursday, Cat Deeley and Uzo Aduba had the honor of announcing the nominees...Show More Summary

Emmy Nominations 2015 Are...

Bless you, Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, for making the merciful decision to announce to the 2015 Emmy Award nominations at a reasonable hour this year. On Thursday, Cat Deeley and Uzo Aduba had the honor of announcing the nominees...Show More Summary

Oscars Diversity Push Makes the Academy More International, but There’s Still Work to Be Done - Progress, though. Progress!

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : Geekosystem

This year, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences admitted a record 322 members, which should boost them over the 7,000-member mark. Academy president, Cheryl Boone Isaacs and CEO Dawn Hudson have both made diversifying the organization a priority, and this is certainly a step in the right direction. Show More Summary

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