Science Policy News
AIBS Helps AERC Brief Lawmakers
by AIBS on October 15, 2018 at 4:28 pm
The American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) helped the Association of Ecosystem Research Centers (AERC) brief lawmakers about the role of ecosystem science in securing freshwater resources, including information about saltwater intrusion […]
Interior Announces "Open Science" Policy
by AIBS on October 15, 2018 at 4:27 pm
The Department of the Interior (DOI) has adopted a new policy it contends will improve transparency and public access to scientific research. The “open science” order was signed by Deputy Interior Secretary David Bernhardt on September […]
UN Report Issues Warning on Climate Change
by AIBS on October 15, 2018 at 4:26 pm
The United Nation's (UN) Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) have issued a new climate change report that warns about unprecedented temperature increase between 2030 and 2052 if global warming continues. IPCC is an international […]
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