A large worldwide study has found that, contrary to popular thought, low-salt diets may not be beneficial and may actually increase the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and death compared to average salt consumption. Science Foundation Ireland, as part of Science Week 2016, have commenced a new advertising campaign at Dublin Airport looking at some of the excellent research being undertaken here in Ireland. In 1962, Dr. Tom Vanosdall, a science professor at Ashland University, started corresponding with well-known public intellectuals, (including Lewis Mumford, C.S. Lewis, and C. P. Snow), about various intellectual topics.
Successful female scientists should be invited to speak to classes, and girl-centered science clubs like the GEMS club should be created to give them the confidence, support, and resources they need to achieve success. Sequerome Science News brings your latest feeds from major scientific journals and publications.
Science is the bane of superstition; the magical thinkers, however, do understand that ignorance is their friend. Agriculture at Otago and Agribusiness consultants, AbacusBio , hosted a Three Minute Thesis Competition on Thursday, 8 September 2016. I do this by reading various authoritative sources in the library and information science.
Because reason and science are not priorities in our school systems, we elect dunderheads who are aggressively anti-science. But as kids get older they can take this type of science to another level, which can include biology and anatomy. There will be short courses and lectures from experts on the topics such as water trading, pricing models, risk management, monitoring water quality and water economics during the three-day program.
Carl Sagan, who gave us the wonderful insights of Baloney Detector guidelines for good decision-making, said that a secular society dependent on technology that seeks to keep separate matters of church and state must promote a science – aware population.