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What? Whaaaaat?

Sad news, SCONCS, our listserv’s host has gone to that great cloud in the sky, taking our preferred email channel with it. Anton is working on rescuing the old mailing list and actively seeking a replacement that will allow us … Continue reading

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Let’s Roll the Credits on SciWri 12!

By Karl Leif Bates, Duke Research There’s always a great risk in calling people out by name for recognition, because you might leave someone worthy out. Yet we have no choice but to name the names behind ScienceWriters 2012 because some … Continue reading

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Oh My Gosh, that was fun!

Thanks for coming to North Carolina, ScienceWriters 2012!  We’re all a bit wiped out right now from the effort, but watch this space for more complete coverage and a HUUUUUGE list of thank you’s to all the great people who … Continue reading

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Carolina Science Cafe, Thursday Oct. 4th

Dr. Stan Riggs discusses the effects of sea level rise on North Carolina’s barrier islands at October’s Carolina Science Cafe, hosted by Morehead Planetarium and Science Center and sponsored by Sigma Xi. Carolina Science Cafe Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012 7 … Continue reading

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Lunch with a Scientist at SciWri12

Looking for Lunch with a Scientist? Please check out the menu    

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Welcome to North Carolina, Friends!

ScienceWriters 2012 has arrived! This annual joint meeting of the National Association of Science Writers and the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing is going to be busy but fun, with tours around the Triangle, engaging social events, and two days … Continue reading

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USDA Open Forum @ NCSU – October 9th

OPEN FORUM & LISTENING SESSION with Dr. Sonny Ramaswamy, USDA NIFA Director October 9, 2012, Centennial Campus, NCSU AGENDA 9:00 am Introduction by CALS Dean Richard Linton 9:05 am Open Forum with NCSU Faculty, postdoctorals, students & Staff 10:15 am … Continue reading

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Science Communicators of NC (SCONC) Pizza Lunch Sept 25

Please join us for our first SCONC co-organized pizza lunch at Sigma Xi! The first pizza lunch of this season is scheduled for Tuesday, September 25, starting at noon.  Sukanta Basu, associate professor in the Department of Marine, Earth and … Continue reading

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A Taste of Science – Thursday, August 30th

N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences Downtown Raleigh presents new Thursday evening programming: A Taste of Science The Daily Planet Café, corner of Jones and McDowell Streets 7:00 pm Aug. 30 The Science of Beer with New Belgium Brewery In conjunction with Raleigh … Continue reading

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Carolina Science Cafe, August 23rd – Clues to Autism

 is hosting a 2nd Carolina Science Cafe this month.   Dr. Joseph Piven will discuss his research on autism and brain development: Thursday, Aug. 23, 6-7 p.m. Back Bar, Top of the Hill restaurant, Chapel Hill   Dr. Piven is … Continue reading

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