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PENC 2017 Summer Conference - Engineering Tomorrow

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Engineering News

2016-2017 Officers inducted:
PENC President -
Nathan Epling, PE
PENC President-Elect - Paul Shivers, PE
PENC Secretary - Vacant
PENC Treasurer - Tom Bach, PE
PENC Past-President - Susan Habina Woolard, PE

At-large directors are:
Sarah Spagnola, PE
Greg Welsh, PE
Rob Downs, PE

NSF and Popular Science announce winners of 15th annual 'Vizzies'

Today, Popular Science magazine and the National Science Foundation (NSF) a...

Dust contributes valuable nutrients to Sierra Nevada forest ecosystems

Dust collectors at Shorthair Creek in NSF's Southern Sierra Critical Zone Observatory.

More information on the National Science Foundation's Critical Zone Observatories is

Smithsonian honors aircrews that flew 2016 medical-evacuation flight to NSF's South Pole station

Aviation Week recognizes Kenn Borek aircrews as Laureates

The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum will award the 2017 Trophy for Current Achievement to aircrews that flew a mission last summer to evacuate patients from the Nat...

World Water Day: Fog and dew keep Africa's Namib Desert ecosystem going

Fog, seen here receding in the morning, comes and goes quietly in the Namib Desert.

The ocean is not the sole source of the fog that sustains life for numerous plants and animals living in Africa's coastal Namib Desert. The fog also comes from ...

NSF awards 2017 Graduate Research Fellowships

Telescope Build

The National Science Foundation (NSF) today named 2,000 individuals as this year's recipients of awards from its Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). GRFP offers fellowships to applicants selected through a nationa...

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