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Jun 22, 2015, 13:06 ET

International Scientific Society Responds to Pope Francis' Encyclical

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) Executive Director/CEO Christine McEntee. AGU represents more than...

Apr 22, 2015, 15:41 ET

America COMPETES Reauthorization Incapacitates Geoscience Research

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) Executive Director/CEO Christine McEntee. AGU represents more than...

Mar 16, 2015, 13:38 ET

American Innovation Act Recognizes Positive Effects Investing In Scientific Research Can Bring

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) Executive Director/CEO Christine McEntee. The American Geophysical...

Feb 03, 2015, 12:34 ET

Importance of Earth Science Recognized in President's Budget Proposal

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "AGU is very pleased to see...

Jan 22, 2015, 14:51 ET

International Science Organization Makes Research More Accessible to the Public

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) and Wiley have announced that starting in January 2015 they will offer free online access to all AGU journal...

Jan 21, 2015, 08:23 ET

It's Time to Reach Across the Aisle and Talk about Science

 The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "As President Obama...

Dec 10, 2014, 15:31 ET

Status Quo for Science Funding In Omnibus Bill

 The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "In these challenging...

Dec 09, 2014, 12:28 ET
The American Geophysical Union's new Earth and space science news website, Eos.org.

American Geophysical Union Launches Free Science News Website

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) today announced the transformation of its flagship print newspaper, Eos, into a robust, dynamic and openly...

Nov 11, 2014, 12:08 ET

International Scientific Society Reacts to L'Aquila Seismologists Acquittal

The following statement is attributable to Christine McEntee, Executive Director and CEO, American Geophysical Union: The October 2012 conviction...

May 06, 2014, 13:22 ET

Climate Change Effects Are Here Now; Require Immediate Action

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "Today's release of the U.S....

Apr 04, 2014, 13:44 ET

American Geophysical Union Reacts to Latest IPCC Report

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "The recent release of the...

Mar 05, 2014, 13:04 ET

President's Budget Proposal a Mixed Bag for Science

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: "When President Obama...

Jan 29, 2014, 07:48 ET

Time to Go 'All In' On Science

American Geophysical Union Applauds President Obama's Commitment to Funding Basic Research, Addressing Climate Change and Improving STEM...

Jan 16, 2014, 20:51 ET

Omnibus Bill Provides Stability for Science Funding, But Not Progress

Failure to Restore Pre-sequester Investment Levels for all Programs, Combined with Years of Underfunding, Continues to Pose a Serious Threat...

Dec 19, 2013, 13:17 ET

Budget Agreement Only First Step in Restoring Support for Science Funding

American Geophysical Union Urges Appropriators to Act Quickly The following statement is attributable to Christine McEntee, executive...

Oct 17, 2013, 15:19 ET

Government Reopens, Science Struggles to Recover

American Geophysical Union Responds to the End of the Government Shutdown and Its Impacts on Scientists and R&D  The government...

Oct 01, 2013, 15:16 ET

Government Shutdown Affects More Than Jobs

American Geophysical Union Responds to Government Shutdown's Impact on Scientists and R&D The following statement is attributable to...

Sep 27, 2013, 16:14 ET

National Scientific Society Reacts to IPCC Report Release

Report Reinforces Need for Action to Address Climate Change, Says American Geophysical Union The following statement is attributable to...

Jun 25, 2013, 16:54 ET

President's Leadership on Climate Change Is Admirable, Says American Geophysical Union

The following statement is attributable to American Geophysical Union (AGU) executive director/CEO Christine McEntee: We are pleased to see that...

Jun 24, 2013, 15:33 ET

Climate Change and Energy, Two Key Issues Featured During AGU's Annual Science Policy Conference

Climate change and energy will be among the key issues discussed during the American Geophysical Union's annual Science Policy Conference on 24...