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Science May Not Be Political, But The March For Science Sure Was

Science May Not Be Political, But The March For Science Sure Was

Numerous marchers carried signs, some political and some personal. Satellite marches are taking place throughout the day in cities like New York City, London, Sydney, Hong Kong, and Sao Paulo. While hundreds of people were lining up to join the march , dozens of volunteers were handing out signs with the official slogan of the protest: "Science, not Silence".



Space station supply ship at launch pad honours John Glenn

Tuesday's launch will also be the first time, cameras will provide live 360-degree video of a rocket heading toward space. A supply ship bearing John Glenn's name arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday. Other equipment includes gear needed for an upcoming spacewalk, and 38 tiny satellites called "CubeSats" that will be deployed from either the station or Cygnus.


Trump to Call Commander of International Space Station

Trump to Call Commander of International Space Station

Living and working aboard the space station", she said April 5 in a NASA statement , "is where I feel like I make the greatest contribution, so I am constantly trying to squeeze every drop out of my time here. In an emotional interview with NASA TV, Fischer, a 43-year-old former USA air force pilot, said he would be "thinking about Dad" as he enters orbit.


Thousands of Californians join March for Science

Thousands of Californians join March for Science

Thousands of scientists and people from other walks of life turned out in Washington and NY on Saturday for Earth Day events that organizers have framed as a "celebration" of science to counter a growing disregard for evidence-based knowledge.


Thousands of Bay Area science fans march on Earth Day

Thousands of Bay Area science fans march on Earth Day

The March for Science , coinciding with Earth Day, was set for more than 500 cities, anchored in Washington and to be joined by dozens of nonpartisan scientific professional societies in a turnout meant to combine political and how-to science demonstrations.


Canadian scientists take to the streets to march for science

Canadian scientists take to the streets to march for science

Scientists and their supporters are also expected to turn out in force in London as well as other marches in France, Ireland, Germany, Portugal and the Netherlands. Demonstrators hold signs at the March for Science in Boston on Saturday. Scientists, researchers and students rallied across the country on Saturday, calling on President Trump to reconsider proposed government budget cuts that could affect the future of the field.