MPA in Environmental Science and Policy (MPA-ESP) alumnus James Vener (‘07) entered the program with the intention of transitioning his career from environmental engineering to environmental policy, but was surprised to discover an interest in clean energy.
How can something like this happen? Very strange. All signs suggest Obama’s interpreter for the deaf was fake. The international deaf community is up in arms as claims emerged the signed-language interpreter on stage at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service was a fake. It is understood the interpreter has performed duties at several previous ANC events… Source: Doubtful News
At 11:17 UTC (6:17 a.m. EST) today, the asteroid 2013 XY8 passed the Earth at a distance of just 760,000 kilometers (470,000 miles), less than twice the distance to the Moon. It orbits the Sun every 3.3 years, swinging out about halfway to Jupiter's orbit, and coming in to just inside Earth's orbit. There’s no danger from an impact from this space rock this time, and current data show it won’t come near the Earth again until 2072.
But XY8 is a good reminder that there are lots of
The future of research in the USA requires that we recruit the best possible scientists. As the country gets less and less white, we can’t afford to have fewer and fewer people seeing science as a valid career path. This should be self-evident. When NSF and NIH throw money at the problem, the money mostly […]