Yerkes Observatory Appoints Deputy Director + Head of Science and Education

Yerkes Observatory Appoints Deputy Director + Head of Science and Education

Yerkes Future Foundation Recruits Innovative Leader to Create New Research, Science, and Public Education Programs WILLIAMS BAY, Wis., May 17, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Yerkes Observatory, the birthplace of modern astrophysics, today announced the appointment of Dr. Amanda Bauer as its new Deputy Director + Head of Science and Education. Dr. Amanda Bauer to … Read more

University raises $ 10 million for new science building

University raises $ 10 million for new science building

SAN FRANCISCO – May 17, 2022 – San Francisco State University has received commitments totaling more than $ 10 million from the Genentech Foundation and other partners in support of the new Science & Engineering Innovation Center (SEIC). The gifts mark the public launch of San Francisco State’s Catalyze the Future campaign to raise $ … Read more

Scientists nail down ‘destination’ for protein that delivers zinc

Scientists nail down ‘destination’ for protein that delivers zinc

Closeup of a sample plate filled with yeast cell cultures used in these studies. These plates allow scientists to run experiments on many duplicate samples simultaneously to increase confidence in results. Credit: Brookhaven National Laboratory Most people don’t think much about zinc. But all living things need zinc for survival. This trace element helps many … Read more

ideas42 Announces Global Health Advisory Council to Expand Impact of Behavioral Science Applications

ideas42 Announces Global Health Advisory Council to Expand Impact of Behavioral Science Applications

Newly formed council brings together seven global health experts to more equitably advance behavioral design approaches and strengthen impact NEW YORK, May 17, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Non-profit behavioral design firm ideas42 today announced the formation of a new specialized advisory council to significantly expand the potential impact of behavioral science in the global … Read more