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Greening the Big Apple in a Changing Climate -
And The Merriam-Webster Word of the Year Is … Science! -
The Merriam-Webster dictionary noted an increased interest in the word “science” this year and crowned the word as its 2013 Word of the Year.
"It is a word that is connected to broad cultural dichotomies: observation and intuition, evidence and tradition. A wide variety of discussions centered on science this year, from climate change to educational policy. We saw heated debates about ‘phony’ science, or whether science held all the answers." The result was a 176 percent increase in lookups of the word "science" in 2013 compared with 2012.
Ethnobotanical Station -
Commissioned by the New York Hall of Science for ReGeneration, artist Amy Franceschini has created a mobile fieldwork station that aims to challenge the dominance of ”modern quantitative science as compared to the long tradition of qualitative indigenous knowledge through an inventory of…
Don’t forget to give thanks for eugenol and isoeugenol today. http://bit.ly/IsFYtL
Pic: #astronaut @TomJones_astro and NYSCIs Truck M discussing our 60s #rockets. #space @ExploreSpaceKSC
#astronaut Tom Jones stopped by NYSCI today to tell us about the new visitor center @ExploreSpaceKSC
A record 900 attendees for the #nysci gala at #cipriani in #newyork
#nysci honoree simon nagata from #Toyota took a tour of our wonderful space today in #newyork
Dead or Alive 2013, a set on Flickr.Dead or Alive at NYSCI was a hit!