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Critical Issues in Food Allergy Safety

Nov. 30 - The true prevalence of food allergies is unknown due to misinter-
pretation of symptoms and lack of simple diagnostic tests, says a new Academies report that outlines steps to address public health concerns.

  • NEW REPORT

    Critical Issues in Food Allergy Safety

    Nov. 30 - The true prevalence of food allergies is unknown due to misinter-
    pretation of symptoms and lack of simple diagnostic tests, says a new Academies report that outlines steps to address public health concerns.

  • NEW REPORT

    Examining the Utility of Achievement
    Levels for the 'Nation's Report Card'

    Nov. 17 - A new Academies report finds that while NAEP's "achievement levels" can be a useful tool for reporting reading and math performance, users of NAEP data need more guidance on the interpretation and use of the levels.

  • ANNOUNCEMENT

    NAS President Emeritus Ralph J.
    Cicerone Dies at 73

    Nov. 5 - Former NAS President Ralph J. Cicerone – a leader of science and world-renowned authority on atmospheric chemistry and climate change – died today at age 73. Read More

  • NEW REPORT

    Improving the Sustainability of
    U.S. Cities

    Oct. 19 – A new Academies report offers a road map and recommendations to help U.S. cities work toward sustainability.

New NAS Series: From Research to Reward

A new series of articles and videos demonstrates how scientific discoveries often lead to surprising and remarkable benefits for society.

Enhancing Reproducibility for Computational Methods

Marcia McNutt. Photo courtesy AAASNational Academy of Sciences President Marcia McNutt is an author of a new paper in Science (subscription required) that recommends standards for researchers, institutions, agencies, and journal publishers to share data and software codes used in computational studies.

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