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"What Scientists Are Thankful For This Thanksgiving"

PBS NewsHour
Victoria Orphan, 2016 MacArthur Fellow
William Dichtel, John Novembre, Christopher Ré, 2015 MacArthur Fellows
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Video: Results First Testifies on Evidence-Based Policymaking

The Pew-MacArthur Results First Initiative team testified at a hearing of the federal Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking. Read More
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"History of Cells Told Through MEMOIR"

Phys.Org
Michael Elowitz, 2007 MacArthur Fellow
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Evaluating the Arts & Culture Loan Fund Program

The Arts & Culture Loan Fund provides small and medium sized arts and culture organizations with loans to address cash flow shortages and strengthen the financial capacity of its borrowers. Read More
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Analyzing Chicago’s FY17 Proposed Budget

In an analysis, the Civic Federation expresses its support for the FY17 proposed budget for the City of Chicago, while also putting forth recommendations for improving the city’s financial management. Read More
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Pathways to Urban Sustainability

A report by the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine offers a road map and recommendations to help U.S. cities become more sustainable, measurably improving their residents’ economic, social, and environmental well-being. Read More

"A Conductor of Evolution’s Subtle Symphony"

Quanta Magazine
Richard E. Lenski , 1996 MacArthur Fellow
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"DNR Must Rethink Logging and Landslides"

Seattle Times
David Montgomery, 2008 MacArthur Fellow
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