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Science at the Smithsonian – from the Giant Magellan Telescope to the Biodiversity of Myanmar

***This event is free and open to the public.*** Science at the Smithsonian: From the Giant Magellan Telescope to the Biodiversity of Myanmar A Talk by Under Secretary John Kress   Friday, Sept 5 4:30 pm 004 Sanford Bldg., Duke … Continue reading

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NC State Sciences Lectures

Explore the origins of the universe and the mysteries of animal behavior at NC State’s College of Sciences during the week of April 10. The two lectures are part of the Year One Events Series celebrating the new college, which … Continue reading

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ADDF Seeks Communications Manager

Communications Manager New York, NY Job Description: The Communications Manager is primarily responsible for writing and editing content that conveys the objectives and promise of ADDF’s research programs and donor engagement initiatives, always with the goal of building the Foundation’s … Continue reading

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Take Phase II Survey

In August, 2013, I started conducting a wide online survey of science journalists and bloggers to better understand why and how science research is translated into news. Nearly 1,000 science journalists and bloggers participated in this survey last year. As a continuation … Continue reading

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NCAS 111th Annual Meeting March 28-29

The NC Academy of Science (NCAS) will be hosting its 111th annual meeting in Raleigh on March 28-29th (Friday evening and Saturday) in the NC Museum of Natural Sciences. This year’s theme is “Applying Evolution to Medicine and the Environment.”  This conference is attended by … Continue reading

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Carolina Science Cafe Tonight 6pm

As the fracking debate heats up in North Carolina, many people have questions about this technology and how it could impact our state. Carolina Science Café invites you to examine those questions with Adrian Down of Duke University. CAROLINA SCIENCE … Continue reading

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Carolinas Climate Resilience Conference

The Carolinas Integrated Sciences & Assessments (CISA) along with support from a strong steering committee of regional partners will host the Carolinas Climate Resilience Conference April 28-29, 2014 in Charlotte, NC. This will be a very interactive conference geared towards networking and exchange among stakeholders and decision … Continue reading

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College of Sciences at NC State Seeking Writer

The College of Sciences at North Carolina State University seeks a part-time, temporary science writer. The writer will work with the Director of Communications to identify, report and write stories on the College’s research, education, and outreach programs that appeal … Continue reading

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Contract Position Opening at EPA

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s National Exposure Research Laboratory in Research Triangle Park, N.C., is seeking individuals who have earned their bachelor’s degree and completed one full year of study at the master’s level in pursuit of a degree in journalism, English, … Continue reading

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NC Museum of Natural Sciences Seeking Research and Outreach Coordinator

The Genomics & Microbiology Laboratory at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences is seeking a research and outreach coordinator excited about the prospect of bringing real science to the visitors in our museum. This person will be part of a … Continue reading

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