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Pin Pointing new Potential Rodent Reservoirs for Disease Caused by Global Warming

Machine learning can pinpoint rodent species that harbor diseases and geographic hotspots vulnerable to new parasites and pathogens. So reports a new study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences led by Barbara A. Han,...Show More Summary

Kind Words Could Boost Congress' Approval Ratings

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

How do politicians win public approval? According to research published in this week’s issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, words uttered in Congress that are suggestive of kindness may have a significant impact on poll numbers. Read more...

Dimock, PA Lawsuit Trial-Bound as Study Links Fracking to Water Contamination in Neighboring County

A recent peer-reviewed study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has confirmed what many fracking critics have argued for years: hydraulic fracturing for oil and gas can contaminate groundwater.  The study's...Show More Summary

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Announces Winners of the 36th Annual Sports Emmy Awards

Press release from NATAS, May 5, 2015: The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) announced the winners of the 36th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards at a special ceremony tonight at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall...

Royal Society calls on UK Government to take action on antibiotic resistance ahead of G7 summit

Royal Society calls on UK Government to take action on antibiotic resistance, tropical diseases, and the future of the ocean ahead of G7 summit. Today the national science academies of the G7 countries, including the Royal Society in the UK, handed three statements to their respective governments for discussion during the G7 summit at Schloss […]

Quote: The Sagan effect

Many people know the story that Carl Sagan was rejected for membership in the National Academy of Sciences of the United States. The story has given rise to the idea of the “Sagan Effect”, whereby scientists who are active in popularizing...Show More Summary

UT Southwestern's Dr. Lora Hooper and Dr. Steven Kliewer Elected to Prestigious National Academy of Sciences

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) today announced the election of two UT Southwestern Medical Center faculty members - Dr. Lora Hooper and Dr. Steven Kliewer, one of the highest honors attainable by American scientists.

Why Was Carl Sagan Blackballed from the National Academy of Sciences?

3 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

If you’re ever feeling crappy about not getting recognition for your work, just remember that even Carl Sagan got negs from his scientific colleagues. In fact, he was never allowed into the National Academy of Sciences, despite all he did to popularize the scientific worldview. Read more...

Daytime Television’s Biggest Stars, Honored TV Legends, a Surprise Prank and Long-Awaited Soap Star Reunion Ignite TV Fans and Trend on Social Media of the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards on Pop

Press release from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, April 26, 2015: The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards roared back to television tonight on Pop with a live broadcast that put the spotlight on show-stopping entertainment, daytime’s biggest...

National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and POP Announce Presenters for the 42nd Annual 'Daytime Emmy Awards' Including Shemar Moore & Craig Ferguson

- Some of the biggest and brightest stars of daytime television are scheduled to present at the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards airing live on Pop on Sunday April 26 at 8:00 PM, ET/5:00 PM, PT.

Want to Survive a Tsunami? Walk Faster

Walking to higher ground at a quick pace could be the key to survival for thousands of Americans if a large tsunami were to hit the Pacific Northwest, a new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences finds. The study focused on the high-risk communities within...

Molecular Signature for Outcomes of Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Compared to other types of breast cancer, triple negative breast cancers are often more aggressive and have fewer treatment options. In a new study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), researchers...Show More Summary

Understanding the Brain-Belly Connection

In a new paper published online last week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, and a recent paper in PLoS Genetics, researchers report their discoveries on genetic factors key to the brain cells, or neurons, called POMC cells. Located deep inside the brain, in a structure called the hypothalamus, the cluster of […]

“I’m Not a Scientist” Is a Dangerous Cop-Out

The evidence for global climate change is overwhelming. Ninety-seven percent of climate scientists, along with the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and more than 30 professional scientific research societies, agree that climate change is happening because of human actions and that it will be an increasingly serious problem if we don’t stop it. Show More Summary

Network Morning Shows Get Daytime Emmy Nominations

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for the Daytime Emmys Tuesday, with the network morning shows picking up nods. “CBS Sunday Morning,” ABC’s “Good Morning America” and NBC’s “Today” were allShow More Summary

Ellen DeGeneres, Judge Judy, Wendy Williams and More Rack Up Daytime Emmy Award Nominations

Calling all daytime TV lovers! Your favorite talk-show and soap stars are getting praised for their work on the small screen. The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences...

ABC’s ‘General Hospital’ Leads Daytime Emmy Nominations With 28 Nods; CBS Leads All Networks

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has announced the nominations for the Daytime Emmy Awards, with the ABC soap “General Hospital” topping the list with 28 nominations. CBS is No. 1 among the networks with a total of...

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Announces the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Award Nominations

Press release from NATAS, March 31, 2015: The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards. The awards ceremony will be televised live on Pop at 8:00 p.m. EDT/5:00...

Complete List of Nominations for the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has announced the nominations for the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards.

CBS Receives 62 Daytime Emmy Awards Nominations

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) and THE TALK exclusively revealed the “42nd Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards” nominations live today on the CBS Television Network.

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