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Stories with subject: Science policy
  • Florida teen's science project catches Obama's eye 
    Updated: Apr-18-16 12:03 pm

    BOCA RATON, Florida - A 14-year-old Florida girl's science project caught the eye of President Obama during the White House Science Fair.

  • Obama touts robots, US ingenuity at White House Science Fair story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-13-16 5:58 pm

    WASHINGTON - They came with eco-glue and Lego launchers. Their tag board displays were filled with charts, graphs and research on pollution. There were no little kids with plaster volcanoes in this crowd. But there was a trash-eating robot.

  • Suit: US grouse protections driven by politics, not science story has photos
    Updated: Apr-11-16 2:10 pm

    RENO, Nevada - Rural Nevadans suing to block the Obama administration's greater sage grouse protection plan say a trail of internal government documents shows politics drove a pre-determined policy that conflicts with scientific findings.

  • Clinton, Sanders had opposing views on biomedical research 
    Updated: Apr-02-16 8:15 am

    NEW YORK - Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders were on opposing sides of certain types of biomedical research while they served in Congress, differences that have gained notice by scientists and advocates on the forefront of stem cell research.