Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not his own facts.

Daniel Patrick Moynihan



Montecito 2.0

Building a Resilient, Sustainable Community

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AJN Science Communication Awards

Recognizing outstanding scientific communication

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Nuclear Energy

Losing expertise and generating capacity in a warming world

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Climate and Environment Budget

Effect of proposed cuts in climate research

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IPCC Climate Education

Teaching the science of climate change

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Public Employee Pensions

Building a model to encourage needed negotiations

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Surface Temperature Study

Analyzing and imaging the earth’s written temperature record

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Climate Engineering

Scientific countermeasures to combat warming

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Natural Gas

Estimating leakage rates of a critical energy source

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Today’s students.
Tomorrow’s citizen-scientists

The Alexandra Jane Noble Awards honor efforts to communicate complex topics in innovative,  engaging ways to stimulate higher awareness of scientific issues in the general populace, and particularly in children and young adults.

On April 18, 2018 Chuck House Director of the Novim Noble Writers Program presented the first Alexandra Jane Noble Science Awareness award to Alan Alda, founder of the Alda Center for Communicating Science.

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