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Physicist José Goldemberg Discusses Ethanol and Brazil's Short-Lived Nuclear Weapons Program

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Physicist José Goldemberg Discusses Ethanol and Brazil's Short-Lived Nuclear Weapons Program

With easy access to oil unlikely to last much longer, ethanol has the potential to replace a significant part of the world's petroleum-based fuels, says a leader of the push for energy sustainability in Brazil. But José Goldemberg, a physicist at the University of São Paulo, told a 27 June seminar at AAAS that there is considerable "hype" surrounding the recent popularity of ethanol


By AAAS, USA.


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Geneticist Dr. Francis S. Collins Shares Personal Journey of Science and Faith at AAAS

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Geneticist Dr. Francis S. Collins Shares Personal Journey of Science and Faith at AAAS

In a packed AAAS Auditorium, geneticist Dr. Francis S. Collins challenged AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellows during a 30 May presentation to recognize the potential of science for stimulating an interest in faith, and vice versa. "We must find a way to recover the middle ground," he said, referencing current challenges to the scientific theory of evolution.


By AAAS , USA.


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