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2think.org - science and philosophy
A most enlightening site. Explore it, learn from it, live it. If you don't click here you are really missing out!. Collection of book reviews and essays, mostly on popular science, with an emphasis on science as a guide to truth. Also includes a discussion forum.
Bay Area Young Scientist Forum
Dedicated to advancing the public understanding of scientific research and the public participation of young investigators outside of their research and development labs in the Silicon Valley.
Community Research and Development Information Service (CORDIS) provides information on all EU-supported R&D activities, including programmes, projects, results, publications and partners. Website for European Union socio-economic research in the life sciences. Information and research areas, databases, and general aims, as well as discussion forum, networks, and related links.
Focusing on scientific and regulatory aspects of biosafety, with regard to human activities carried out using pathogenic or genetically-modified organisms.
CSPO - Consortium For Science, Policy & Outcomes
A non-profit think tank that works with the U.S. Congress on issues involving science policies and their effects on society. Includes issues papers and analyses on current topics.
Houston Science Caf??
public debates on scientific topics that have important societal, political, and business ramifications.
Hybrid Vigor Institute
Educational organization created to facilitate the exchange and cultivation of interest in interdisciplinary science research. Publications and details of forthcoming conferences.
International Society for the System Sciences
Professional society for those interested in understanding and interacting systemically with reality. Emphasizing system-level approaches to evolution of and applications of science in society.
ISCAN Irish Science Centres Association Network
ISCAN fosters and promotes the public understanding of science and technology in Ireland.
RiskWorld: news and views on risk analysis, risk assessment, risk management.
RiskWorld provides U.S. and international news and views on risk assessment and management -- including ecological, environmental, technological, human health, and financial risks. Resources on risk assessment and risk management in medicine, environment, and society at large.
Science For People!.
Science for People -- news from the lab without a lot of jargon. Essays, reviews, and other opinion pieces presenting scientific and science policy topics without the jargon.
The Canadian Science and Innovation Indicators Consortium (CSIIC)
CSIIC groups together Canadian researchers from different disciplines and provinces. The researchers are all interested in the quantitative aspects of science and innovation (e.g. indicators) and work together to develop an integrated approach. Researches bibliometrics and other quantitative measures of scientific work for use in public and private decision making.
The Center for the Study of Technology and Society.
A nonprofit educational and research organization based in Washington, D.C. that studies the social effects of technology. A nonprofit research and educational organization which considers the social effects of technological change.
The Institute of Science In Society.
Membership organization in the UK, offering news articles, mailing lists, and membership information.
The New Atlantis - A Journal of Technology and Society.
A quarterly journal devoted to science and technology issues and their relation to social and political affairs
World Association for Case Method Research and Case Method Application, Europe - Advancing the philosophy that complex economic and social problems, whether acute or chronic, cannot be solved by academic research bounded by the conventional constraints of strict rationality.