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Partnering to Bring Student Scientists to Newsrooms for the Summer

The Heising-Simons Foundation believes in the vital role science journalists play in cultivating accurate coverage of science and technology in the news. For that reason, we supported four AAAS' Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellows this past summer. Continue Reading

Introducing our Director of Climate and Clean Energy

We are very excited to share the news of a new hire at the Heising-Simons Foundation. Last week, Devra Wang joined the Foundation as our… Continue Reading

3-D Galaxy-mapping Project Enters Construction Phase

A 3-D sky-mapping project that will measure the light of millions of galaxies has received formal approval from the U.S. Department of Energy to move forward with construction. Continue Reading

Yale Leads Research Collaboration to Explore Origins of the Universe

Yale physics professor David DeMille has launched a pioneering investigation into the origins of the universe with support from the John Templeton Foundation and the… Continue Reading

PPIC Statewide Survey: Californians and the Environment

The Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) recently released the results of a statewide survey it conducted on environmental issues and policies. In what is the 16th… Continue Reading

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