Founded in 2003, Science News for Students is an award-winning online publication dedicated to providing age-appropriate, topical science news to learners, parents and educators. Very satisfied Works great and really brings me interesting news that are relevant to my interests. For the social science postdocs, applicants should have strong competence in computer programming, math, or statistics at the level of someone with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in CS, math, or stats. In other election-related news: quite a few politicians were scientists first; Tuesdays may not be the best day for elections; and voters may be influenced by more than just the issues. Videos and music can now be seen on demand and news from across the world can be delivered in an instant. Along with other priorities, science and technology are now more important than ever.
From December 5-11, millions of kids in over 180 countries will take the Hour of Code challenge. In April 2008, the magazine changed from a weekly format to the current biweekly format, and the website was also redeployed. I am a news junkie but sometimes it is nice to see some news that does not involve politics or some sort of criminal behavior.
From a giant storm spinning on Saturn to the last space shuttle landing, from rovers on Mars to robots heading to an asteroid, and from solar flares to the Messenger mission to Mercury, it was an exciting year in science…just like every year! The SJDM executive board will review the set of nominees and make our recommendation to FABBS by November 30, 2016. It’s ok but not keen on the UI. Also very Americanised, would prefer more global science information such as the Futurism app. Ayah Bdeir explains what she thinks the most important things are to prepare today’s kids for the jobs that will emerge tomorrow. As science becomes ever more beset by commercial and ideological pressures, there is urgent need for scientific reporting and analysis from an independent, expert, public interest perspective. A NSW cop laments the shark crisis scaring kids from taking up surfing, a proven diversion from drugs and crime.
In the case of patents and natural science publications, those that are cited at least once are cited slightly more when they draw on research outside of their area. Headlines and summaries of relevant news stories, as well as links to topic-specific RSS feeds and email newsletters, are provided on each topic page. C. Kaufmann, M. Weber and E. Haisley, The Role of Experience Sampling and Graphical Displays on One’s Investment Risk Appetite,” Management Science 59, no.2 (February 2013): 323-340. Simply meeting the stats requirements in a social science PhD program would not be enough to be considered.
A pair of scientists at UTS have received a top prize from a US science firm to assist their research into the efficacy of probiotics in treating depression. SPECIAL 4-PAGE EDITION: Throughout 2011, many significant events and discoveries took place in the field of astronomy.