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AAAS Annual Meeting General Information

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Newsroom HQ:
Washington Convention Center
Room 204A

Thursday,
17 February

7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday - Sunday,
18 - 20 February

7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Monday,
21 February

7:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

All times are US Eastern Standard Time (EST)

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2010 Highlights

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AAAS Annual Meeting

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This is a series of informal interviews with scientists presenting research at the 2011 AAAS Annual Meeting held in Washington, D.C.

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Amy Weinberg, Ph.D.
Deputy Executive Director at Center for Advanced Study of Language
University of Maryland-College Park

Dr. Amy Weinberg discusses cognitive ability and its association with identifying adults who can excel at learning additional languages, and then sustain and enhance language skills throughout their careers.

  WATCH VIDEO >>

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Professor Villy Christensen
Nereus Program Director
University of British Columbia Fisheries Centre

Professor Villy Christensen discusses how overfishing is depleting our natural resources, and shares upcoming projects that he'll be working on as a member of the Nereus Program.

  WATCH VIDEO >>

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Winifred F. Frick, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral fellow
University of California-Santa Cruz

Dr. Winifred F. Frick talks about the importance of aeroecology in animals that fly, and the interconnection of bioscatter and migratory patterns of bats in North America.

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Dr. Sara Seager
Ellen Swallow Richards Professor of Planetary Science
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Dr. Sara Seager shares the latest results from the Kepler Mission, and describes the differences between exoplanets and traditional planets.

  WATCH VIDEO >>

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Dr. Terry Hazen
Senior Scientist
DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Dr. Terry Hazen discusses the microbial environment of the Gulf of Mexico and how that helped repair the gulf in the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

   WATCH VIDEO >>