Join the AAAS Caribbean Division and the Puerto Rico Institute of Neurobiology for an afternoon discussion of an exciting new field of environmental neurosciences. How do pollutants in the environment affect neurological development of aquatic invertebrates? Can neurobiological knowledge be used to monitor environmental health? Join a panel of experts from the Institute of Neurobiology … Continue reading
Join us for the 2013 Annual Conference of the Caribbean Division of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) The theme for this year’s Conference is Infectious Diseases in the Tropics with keynote presentations by the recipient of the 2012 Elsevier Foundation Award for Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World, Dr. … Continue reading
The Higgs Boson: The last particle? It is the latest discovery in the field of particle physics and one that has attracted much attention from the mainstream media. Some have called it the “God Particle” or “the last piece in the puzzle of the Universe”. But what exactly is the Higgs Boson? Come and join … Continue reading
The Beauty and Benefits of Science Click here to view plenary lectures from the 2013 AAAS Meeting
Do not miss this public discussion on global warming and how it affects our region. October 25th 2012 – Intercontinental Hotel – 6pm – Free and everybody welcome!
Come join us for the 2012 Annual Conference of the Caribbean Division of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) dedicated to the memory of Professor Lucy Gaspar, a pioneer of Science education in Puerto Rico. Click here for CONFERENCE PROGRAM. The unifying theme for the conference, “Science and Sustainable Design” represents an … Continue reading
April 10 2012 Welcome to the new webpage for AAAS – Caribbean Division. We are looking forward to a year full of activities to unite scientists in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. More soon. Abel Baerga-Ortiz President AAAS-Caribbean