News Briefings

News briefings will be webcast live from Austin, TX, beginning Thursday, 15 February. Browse the schedule below for news briefing start times and topics.

Schedule subject to change. All times are listed in US Central Standard Time (CST).

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Thursday, 15 February


9:00 AM
Science Paper — Breaking Research News

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10:00 AM
Sensing Technology Peels Back the Secrets of Ancient Tropical Forests

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11:00 AM
Scientists Examine Dispersants as Oil Spill Remedy

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12:00 PM
Today's Commute Will Inform Tomorrow's Smart Vehicles

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1:00 PM
Harnessing Our Microbiome to Prevent, Treat Disease

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2:00 PM
Counter Forces: Technology Boosts, Blunts Voter Participation

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3:00 PM
Decoding the Subtleties of Signed Language

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Friday, 16 February


9:00 AM
The Hunt for Earth-Like Planets Is On

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10:00 AM
Digging for the Genetic Roots of Neuropsychiatric Disorders

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11:00 AM
Speech Stereotypes Rarely Fit Gender, Sex or Sexual Orientation

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12:00 PM
Replicating Organs to Fill Gaps in Precision Medicine

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1:00 PM
Humans Rethink Aliens, Look to Future in Space

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2:00 PM
Emerging Technologies from the BRAIN Initiative

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3:00 PM
Animal Insights: Social Ties Matter, Sounds as Scarecrows, Pigeons as Proxies

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Saturday, 17 February


9:00 AM
Technology Peers into Picasso's Art

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10:00 AM
New Data Help Explain Urban Gun Violence and Drug Use

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11:00 AM
The Future of Wearable Technology Is Now

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12:00 PM
Extending A "Plastic" Brain Beyond Childhood?

1:00 PM
Tracking Asteroids to Find and Save Life

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2:00 PM
Why Some Older Adults Keep Memory and Brain Functions Intact

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3:00 PM
Growing Transplantable Human Organs in Animals

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4:00 PM
Artificial Intelligence Moves into the Real World

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Sunday, 18 February


9:00 AM
Game-Changing Methods for Tracking Modern Slavery

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10:00 AM
Immunotherapies Score Advances Against Cancer

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11:00 AM
National Climate Assessment Scientists Present Latest Developments

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