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for context the human eardrum can rupture when exposed to 150 db noise a rooster s crow can reach over 140 dec
For context: the human eardrum can rupture when exposed to 150 db noise. A rooster's crow can reach over 140 decibels, the same volume as the deck of an aircraft carrier.
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congrats to winner of the 2019 aaas martin and rose wachtel cancer research award kadoch s research on cancer
Congrats to @CKadoch, winner of the 2019 AAAS Martin and Rose Wachtel Cancer Research Award!

Kadoch's research on cancer genetics at @DanaFarber and @harvardmed could inform the development of novel therapeutics for hard-to-treat cancers.
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How do you #SciEngage?
2018 AAAS Early Career Award winner @johannavarner creates #CitizenScience programs to help volunteers appreciate the natural 🌎.

Help us reward early career scientists by nominating them for the AAAS Early Career Award.
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when meteorites slam into the moon they undoubtedly kick up a little dust and a study published in april sugge
When meteorites slam into the moon, they undoubtedly kick up a little dust. And a study published in April suggested they also shake loose quite a bit of water—something on the order of 200 tons each year. #SpaceScienceSummer #Apollo50th
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asian tiger mosquitoes usually carry both dengue and zika virus and they are one of the most invasive mosquito
Asian tiger mosquitoes usually carry both dengue and Zika virus, and they are one of the most invasive mosquito species.

Scientists may have found a way to wipe them out. @NewsfromScience
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less than one week left to register for the 2019 s stem symposium hosted by aaas and the s stem program provid
Less than one week left to register for the 2019 S-STEM Symposium, hosted by AAAS and @NSF!

The S-STEM program provides scholarships and other support to higher ed. institutions for highly talented, low-income STEM undergrads and grad. students.
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experts have called the findings truly remarkable transformative and a key breakthrough caturday
Experts have called the findings “truly remarkable,” “transformative,” and “a key breakthrough.” #Caturday
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earlier this year what may be the oldest known earth rock turned up in a surprising place the moon
Earlier this year, what may be the oldest-known Earth rock turned up in a surprising place: the moon. #SpaceScienceSummer #Apollo50th
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scientists are exploring how some of our experiences may affect the biology of our future generations
Scientists are exploring how some of our experiences may affect the biology of our future generations. @NewsfromScience
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researchers have created a polymer fiber for artificial that can lift more than 650 times their own weight and
Researchers have created a polymer fiber for artificial #muscles that can lift more than 650 times their own weight and withstand strains of more than 1,000%, while remaining resilient over thousands of use cycles. via @sciencemagazine ($)

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among the words forbidden to be used in budget documents are evidence based and science based here s a word th
"Among the words forbidden to be used in budget documents are 'evidence-based' and 'science-based.' Here's a word that's still allowed: ridiculous."
- , CEO, American Association for the Advancement of Science

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the has reached earths melting poles icebridge a decadelong nasa campaign meant to secure a seamless record of
The #GovernmentShutdown has reached Earth’s melting poles. IceBridge, a decadelong NASA campaign meant to secure a seamless record of ice loss, has had to sacrifice at least half of what was supposed to be its final spring deployment.
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s proposed budget would cripple us amp technology aaas encourages congress support science funding
.'s proposed budget would cripple US &#science technology. AAAS encourages Congress: support science funding.
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the 2018 budget if adopted would devastate americas science and technology enterprise
The 2018 budget, if adopted, would “devastate America’s science and technology enterprise”- #ScienceBudget
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scientists are and should be fiercely independent in their defense of science to
"Scientists are and should be fiercely independent in their defense of science.” - to
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statement on potus immigration action by aaas ceo rushholt
Statement on @POTUS #immigration action by AAAS CEO @RushHolt
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censorshipis inimical to the advance of science aaas ceo on to moves to halt public comms
Censorship...is inimical to the advance of science -AAAS CEO on to moves to halt , public comms
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when asked to draw a scientist children are drawing women more than ever before
When asked to draw a scientist, children are drawing women more than ever before - #WomeninSTEM
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on disbanding the national assessment advisory committee attempt to ignore and dismiss scientific info
On disbanding the National #Climate Assessment advisory committee: "attempt to ignore and dismiss scientific info"
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the for women in science fellowship program honors exceptional female scientists with 60000 grants if you are
The For Women in Science fellowship program honors exceptional female scientists with $60,000 grants. If you are looking to advance your postdoctoral research and serve as a role model for the next generation of , apply by#WomenInSTEM Feb. 1!
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