Posted herein are items of interest unrelated to NAE announcements or events. Content may be submitted from a variety of sources. If you would like to submit an item for this page, please contact Maribeth Keitz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Franklin Institute seeks nominations for the 2016 Bower Award and Prize for Achievement in Science of individuals who have made significant contributions to the search for extrasolar planets.
Reporting to the Secretary of the Smithsonian, the Under Secretary for Science at the Smithsonian Institution serves as the principal advisor to the Secretary on all matters of science and science-related policies, programs and activities of the Institution.
UC Davis-Mars Symposium to be held January 14, 2015
The Keck Futures Initiative – a program of the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine, with the support of the W.M. Keck Foundation – will award four $20,000 prizes in 2015.
The H2 Refuel H-Prize—a competition challenging America’s engineers and entrepreneurs to develop small-scale hydrogen fueling systems—is now open for registration! The winner will be awarded $1 million.
You are invited to this event which will be held September 30, 2014 at the National Academy of Sciences Building.
A memorial service for Dr. Flax will be held September 26, 2014
The 2014 Marconi Society Symposium "Internet 2025" features Marconi Fellows, Internet pioneers, and tech experts from industry and government discussing critical issues around the technology and policies that will shape the future of the Internet and broadband communications.