SUBMIT E-POSTER ABSTRACT TODAY!

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The Student E-poster Competition is open to individual full-time students, at the time of submission, for work recently performed while enrolled in an undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degree program. The General E-poster Session is for the community of meeting attendees, including professionals and postdocs. New this year, the conference is introducing

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UPDATES ON VIRTUAL SESSION FORMATS

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The 2021 AAAS Annual Meeting is going virtual. Online meetings are different than face to face meeting, so we have created a format aimed to making more of the program available to attendees. Watch the submission webinar. Download a PDF of the information. View a short video about session format

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THE 2021 AAAS ANNUAL MEETING WILL CONVENE ONLINE

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It is difficult to believe that just a short time after we gathered in Seattle for the 2020 AAAS Annual Meeting in February, our world changed in immeasurable ways. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, AAAS leadership and staff have been monitoring the conditions and evaluating several

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VIRTUAL MEDIA, WEEK 8: RETURNING OUTDOORS

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In the final week of the Virtual Paperless Media Program, we will explore the natural environment and our interactions with it. Drawing on themes discussed in previous weeks, we will consider ways to address the challenges ahead. Our format each week is as follows:

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VIRTUAL MEDIA, WEEK 7: ENCOURAGING MOVEMENT

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Progress is a combination of the tools we are given and our drive to create. This week, we’ll explore physical movement, energy, and invention. Our format each week is as follows: Short-form videos on Mondays Podcasts on Wednesdays Documentaries on Fridays

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VIRTUAL MEDIA, WEEK 6: UNDERSTANDING SENSATION

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Similarities in perception can be found throughout the living world. This week, we’ll explore sensory behaviors and reactions to sensational experiences. Our format each week is as follows: Short-form videos on Mondays Podcasts on Wednesdays Documentaries on Fridays

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VIRTUAL MEDIA, WEEK 5: EXPERIENCING SURPRISES

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Traditional definitions of science and research may at first leave little room for surprises. This week, we explore the connection between curiosity and inspiration, and highlight unconventional scientific projects. Our format each week is as follows: Short-form videos on Mondays Podcasts on Wednesdays Documentaries

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VIRTUAL MEDIA, WEEK 4: ISSUES OF CONSCIENCE

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Scientific and technological research projects are pursued with ethical codes relating to how facts and discoveries are accepted, communicated, and reinforced. This week, we’ll explore the concept of truth and other issues of conscience faced by the scientific community writ large, providing insights

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VIRTUAL PAPERLESS MEDIA, WEEK 3: BUILDING COMMUNITIES

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Some communities are chosen deliberately while others are convenient. This week, we’ll explore some of the different ways that humans and other creatures connect. Our format each week is as follows: Short-form videos on Mondays Podcasts on Wednesdays Documentaries on Fridays Monday, April

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VIRTUAL PAPERLESS MEDIA, WEEK 2: LIFE INDOORS

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There are many reasons why someone might need to spend an extensive amount of time indoors. This week, we’ll explore different ways that people understand, react, and re-envision their constructed environments. Our format from this week onwards will be: Short-form videos on Mondays

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