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Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences coverline Implications of atmospheric sulfur isotopes
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National Academies Press (NAP)

NAP Assessing Genomic Sequencing Information for Health Care Decision Making: Workshop Summary

Issues in Science & Technology

Issues in Science & TechnologySummer 2014 Issue

Telling Stories

National Academy of Sciences Gulf Research Program
The risks posed by climate change indicate a pressing need for action to limit the magnitude of climate change and to prepare for adapting to its impacts.
Information from the Academy about biological evolution--one of the foundations of modern science
Reports from the National Research Council provide the basis for new K-12 science education standards.

Call for Nominations: 2015 NAS Awards

Nominations are now being accepted for the awards to be presented in 2015. Nominations must be submitted via our online nomination form at https://awards.nasonline.org. Nominations will be accepted until 11:59 pm EDT, Wednesday, October 1, 2014. Read More »

Understanding the Deadly Ebola Virus

NAS member and NIAID Director Anthony Fauci was on the Diane Rehm Show discussing the Ebola outbreak in Africa and what's being done to prevent it from spreading. Listen to the Interview »

NATIONAL ACADEMY of SCIENCES PROGRAMS

NATIONAL ACADEMY of SCIENCES MEMBERS

Donald Saari

University of California, Irvine

Mathematics

Saari has used math to unravel a number of different mysteries, including how planets move around their suns and whether voting accurately represents the will of the people. Donald Saari is a Distinguished Professor of Mathematics and Economics at the University of California, Irvine. He was elected to the NAS in 2001.
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J. Woodland Hastings »
March 24, 1927 - August 6, 2014
(Microbial Biology)

Peter Marler »
February 24, 1928 - July 5, 2014
(Psychological and Cognitive Sciences)

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Albert Sabin (1906-1993)

Albert Sabin (1906-1993) »
by Marguerite Rose Jimenez (microbial biology)

Dilworth Woolley (1914-1966)

Dilworth Woolley (1914-1966) »
by Gaynor C. Wild and John G. Hildebrand (biochemistry)

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