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.@NSF-supported biochemists @oregonstate are figuring out how to fight the #COVID19 from the inside out. Learning… https://t.co/9EZK9rnNby
5/15
2021
#NSFfunded engineers @Stanford tested a prototype ankle exoskeleton that boosts walking speed by about 40% - promis… https://t.co/mRSmmKd6dm🇦🇶 IceCube's 2020-2021 winterovers, Martin Wolf and Josh Veitch-Michaelis, recorded a "Scientist Selfie" for @NSF!… https://t.co/o265FsDRs3
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5/14
2021
"NSF is committed to addressing Arctic change by identifying key questions and supporting research in a way that en… https://t.co/HALVXdT3JENSF's @uw_icecube took its 1st official data on May 13, 2011. Since then, it has yielded groundbreaking results! In… https://t.co/OjEMyoINmX
5/13
2021
The share of science & engineering degrees awarded to underrepresented minorities increased over the past decade. B… https://t.co/4Nsy8DHIMSThe battle against #COVID19 may have a fresh avenue of attack. #NSFfunded research @oregonstate into how a key pr… https://t.co/PdzGxWlcAa📢 We are proud to announce the 12 #CCIChallenge2021 finalists. From eco-friendly masks to SMART recycling bins on c… https://t.co/orTzYSBPXp
5/12
2021
“Tricky” noroviruses that cause stomach flu have grown even trickier. #NSFfunded research @gwtweets & @nih shows… https://t.co/r91WxILJ8gNSF congratulates mathematician Melanie Matchett Wood from @Harvard and social scientist Nicholas Carnes from… https://t.co/2WfO6xMKYCJust like people, plants 🌱 have unique microbiomes that affect their health. #NSFfunded research @michiganstateuhttps://t.co/XBU4GzUjaO @mirandaisrisen It's Cassiopeia A, a supernova remnant located 10,000 light-years away in the constellation Cassiop… https://t.co/AuVD9qRO2oNOW LIVE! Engaging conversations about all things #STEMed happening now! Pick a topic, view videos & discuss!… https://t.co/Obv0laptm1
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5/11
2021
The past decade has seen more marine heatwaves, altered fisheries & a surge in sea-level rise along the East Coast.… https://t.co/X4HW1TBv5tHappy birthday to us! For more than 7️⃣ decades, @NSF has funded science and engineering research— from astronomy… https://t.co/xbIveTlRor
5/10
2021
Happy #MothersDay! Thank you for everything you do 💕 https://t.co/n4Gq9zTHAR
5/9
2021
Just where the extinct “horned” crocodile of Madagascar lands on the croc family tree has baffled experts for 150 y… https://t.co/No8Dfq3yYZ
5/7
2021
Faster than what?! 🤯 Baby Philippine mantis shrimp, smaller than a rice grain, swings appendages 100X faster than… https://t.co/w3wyL41YfYLESS THAN A WEEK AWAY!! Mark your calendars! The #STEMvideohall opens May 11-18! Come view 3-minute videos reveal… https://t.co/NJmUvYrOO5
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5/6
2021
#NSFfunded scientists @utaustin studying the near-surface “critical zone” of undulating, hilly landscapes found a p… https://t.co/Oem3hvUIxW
5/5
2021
An “airplane” 1/1000 the width of a human hair? #NSFfunded research @OhioState takes a giant leap in a MagicDNA s… https://t.co/jmm50YgC5UHappy #StarWarsDay! You can’t travel to Hoth or Mustafar, but thanks to NSF explorers here on Earth, you can set… https://t.co/e6Ac6etq3IScience community, #AcademicTwitter 📣 We know the Broader Impacts statement is a critical component of your NSF r… https://t.co/P55nTwyxYo
5/4
2021
Bigger tomatoes, or smaller? In genetic engineering, it can depend on a host of other natural mutations in each pla… https://t.co/YroV8mfPo8We applaud teachers for the invaluable work they do every day to create a better future for all of us. We’re proud… https://t.co/Ld4NtUmeV8Happy Public Service Recognition Week to @NSF staff and to the everyday heroes who dedicate themselves to our count… https://t.co/DViMnpBcDU
5/3
2021
Our teeth have stories to tell— if we like sweets, if we floss... So a research team used dental checkups on Arct… https://t.co/4PL99T4YbR
5/1
2021
Tuberculosis is still a global scourge, killing 1 million people a year. Now a @uofalabama team in an #NSFfundedhttps://t.co/aPGBPXilrLThe Northwest Passage Project, based at #URIGSO & @innerspacectr, is pleased to announce the documentary film "Froz… https://t.co/UaF8HuatPw
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4/30
2021
The saying “no man ever steps in the same river twice” now has some geologic evidence. An #NSFfunded study… https://t.co/96fk7xqgypThe 2021 Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering report is live now:… https://t.co/wUNvaYA1Ip
4/29
2021
Red & purple sea urchins are important in marine ecosystems. #NSFfunded researchers @ucsantabarbara are studying… https://t.co/o2VppbKYRh
4/28
2021
.@NSF, in partnership with the @DoDCT, @NIST, and nine leading companies, announces new public-private partnership… https://t.co/mRMKTujZoXBirds 🦅 can fly at vast altitudes & distances that would leave us breathless. Tune in to NSF’s The Discovery File… https://t.co/OXkCckEVCS
4/27
2021
New @NSF + @NASA agreement: https://t.co/oSkYqVrkkh "Through this partnership, NSF aims to build on and scale up b… https://t.co/Adnb8YrSN0Road salt can make icy, snowbound roads safer. But #NSFfunded scientists @UofMaryland say dumping salty chloride… https://t.co/RNTLTisLfIKing penguins are magnificent ✨ They are the second-largest penguin species in the world, following the emperor. Th… https://t.co/UK4fTa6SRdTurns out, AI systems are more “human” than we thought. #NSFfunded research @CUSEAS found that computers may perf… https://t.co/shCKK2Adew
4/26
2021
On the Science in the New Administration panel of #NAS158, @DrPanch, Director of @NSF, speaks about the role of par… https://t.co/NEdNpYNxir
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4/25
2021
In a recent interview with @ISSUESinST, NSF Director Sethuraman Panchanathan discusses NSF’s mission, his vision f… https://t.co/w1rOE7dK25Researchers are taking vital signs of the global oceans. #NSFfunded biogeochemical floats deployed in the North At… https://t.co/bhm0cNEgmX#NSFfunded marine biologists were shocked to find polluted runoff in Houston in 2016-2017 had fouled coral reefs mo… https://t.co/0SIlM0hI5o
4/23
2021
18 days, 2,000-miles crossing the pristine Canadian Arctic on an icebreaker. The #NSFfunded film “Frozen Obsession”… https://t.co/BdshT5i2KPHappening today! #EarthDay2021 #EarthDayEveryDay https://t.co/daTm8IqA9QAntarctica's massive Thwaites Glacier is melting due to climate change. A team supported by NSF and @NERCsciencehttps://t.co/8KA8uSOhNsPretty awesome view of the @NSF South Pole station from the @NOAA webcam, check out those Auroras! #southpolehttps://t.co/r9Kmn7XTLF
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4/22
2021
The color blue is actually quite rare in nature — most are really reds & purples. But #NSFfunded research @UCDavishttps://t.co/8nAd7PRZPJFor #EarthDay, we are looking at recent #NSFfunded discoveries that help us understand the impacts of a warming pla… https://t.co/5We6LD77X7Recently, a team of #astronomers used the @NSF's Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array to take advantage of a helping han… https://t.co/i0fPyNAduD
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4/21
2021
ANYONE can be a citizen scientist. Yes, that means YOU. And on #EarthDay, NSF will explain how. This Thursday at n… https://t.co/P9KyDSfsvwOcean chemistry changes dramatically over time. #NSFfunded researchers @ucsc analyzed calcium-like elements in mar… https://t.co/lviObKTwiO
4/20
2021
Evidence of rapid sea level rise is mounting as #NSFfunded researchers @rutgersu find the rate of increase along th… https://t.co/In5R4qMz8c
4/19
2021
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4/18
2021
Carbon is key to life on Earth. But a growing planet needs just the right amount of carbon, or the spark of life wi… https://t.co/4cIzsnLISi
4/17
2021
Researchers are calling on citizen scientists around the globe to help identify African wildlife caught on camera i… https://t.co/rDUh9er7ynUse your imagination & color this supermassive black hole & its surroundings! Supermassive black holes are MASSIVE.… https://t.co/RKQMxgUkoPIf you like this, come join us #live for today’s #ROVJason dive on YouTube from @RVRogerRevelle with scientists fro… https://t.co/7xbrl1WBA4
Retweeted by National Science FoundationAn #NSFfunded study @uofoklahoma has observed a nocturnal “biblical plague” of some 45 million grasshoppers swarmin… https://t.co/CDllu7gZ36
4/16
2021
#NSFfunded research @ucla has achieved a first: a 3D atomic map of an amorphous solid. In this case, metallic glass… https://t.co/iwSbtUBYE5Look familiar? It's the supermassive black hole at the center of M87, a galaxy 55M light-yrs from Earth. (left) 2… https://t.co/XYO79JPMyh
4/15
2021
We're celebrating Citizen Science Day today with the National Science Foundation! 🎉 To find @NSF sponsored projects… https://t.co/uE7tXybKNZ
Retweeted by National Science FoundationA plant scientist @UofMaryland has helped find 6 new variants in a gene editing tool called CRISPR-Cas12a, consider… https://t.co/1uZDcd3FVnBlack holes are black because no light can escape them. But download our black hole coloring pages, and you can mak… https://t.co/JnDdwukZHB
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4/14
2021
When black holes collide, space itself moves. For a century, the idea of gravitational waves -- ripples in the fabr… https://t.co/hcQjWi1ppQDo social challenges affect the brain long after the challenge is gone? Maybe so. #NSFfunded researchers… https://t.co/8jMG0qsLGA
4/13
2021
Black holes are among the most mysterious objects in the universe– they're especially hard to study because nothing… https://t.co/xq5epEwhDmHelp transcribe museum records. From plants & bugs to marine invertebrates... you can choose your own adventure! Le… https://t.co/LfAM9vxvHzMarsupials and their immune systems can teach us a thing or two. Now #NSFfunded scientists @UNM are studying opossu… https://t.co/TtjuisDcIt
4/12
2021
Hum-Mazing! A team of engineers measured for the first time the precise origin of the sound generated by the hummin… https://t.co/7PZ4Wuzxbw
4/11
2021
In a burst of “beautiful physics,” @FermiLab has found that particles called muons, spun in a powerful magnetic fie… https://t.co/fFjoiKvvYt
4/10
2021
The future of robots might not be R2D2. #NSFfunded researchers @Stanford & @ucsantabarbara devised inflatable bot… https://t.co/nqS1E2h3JENSF stands ready to maximize the impact of this funding increase and tackle critical challenges to bolster the U.S.… https://t.co/QZa5metceCAstronomers using #NSFfunded @almaobs are seeing stars hatch from stellar “eggs” near the center of the Milky Way,… https://t.co/4ofR1rQrfMWhether it's classifying galaxies that span hundreds of thousands of light-years, monitor plants in your own backya… https://t.co/6PXd0I2p1D
4/9
2021
Brightly colored corals might look alike, but an #NSFfunded study found that some species are actually far more res… https://t.co/HCMHc9zGUsFirst-responders need to know what they face when disasters hit. Squishy Robotics, an #NSFfunded small biz, offers… https://t.co/ecqveu5mDj
4/8
2021
Get the hottest #NSFfunded research news: Peer into an erupting volcano, a wildfire, and a black hole. Find out how… https://t.co/HijIXTQ0ZzWhether microscopic or human-sized, inspired by animals or pasta, #NSFfunded scientists and engineers are creating… https://t.co/acenraYPok
4/7
2021
Data science training helped students at tribal colleges create resources to help their communities respond to the… https://t.co/6yFq0Gq273Complex challenges, like ocean sustainability or communication security, require collaboration across disciplines a… https://t.co/gRSyNmcZcyWhat enables birds to fly thousands of miles nonstop and at extreme altitudes that humans can’t handle? An… https://t.co/xO7wM9dbzu @queenofpeat @PopePolar @INSTAAR You can choose both! We LOVE both. 🐧🦊
4/6
2021
@arcticdatactr 🙃You thought there was just one imp match-up happening today? From 90° North to 90° South, the Arctic & Antarctic… https://t.co/nDpO4astYZA scientist at @WUSTLmed is leading an army of citizen scientists in the fight against #COVID19. @foldingathome r… https://t.co/g3gKDMOPM4
4/5
2021
A new bandage could outsmart infections. #NSFfunded researchers at @universityofri embedded nanosensors in the fibe… https://t.co/DtS4mW1OSr
4/3
2021
Join @timeforkids, @WorldByCharlie and @SciGirls for our live Kids Day viewing party tomorrow morning. Learn how re… https://t.co/MAaI4hCfGm
Retweeted by National Science FoundationBy observing their environment, monitoring neighborhoods, and collecting information about the world around them, c… https://t.co/t6hgjpJ0VEThe time has come to unleash the full power of U.S. innovation or risk diminished relevance. Thanks to the strong s… https://t.co/n1KjTiAD2cThe Konza Prairie Biological Station has been a @NSF Long-Term Ecological Research site for 45+ years. The 8,600-a… https://t.co/Puvf8exgXT
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4/2
2021
The President's American Jobs Plan provides investments in emerging research areas & tech to strengthen our nation'… https://t.co/0zxKEfw53OThis was a tricky one, but most of you got it! What is Physiology or Medicine? is the correct answer. 👏Too easy for you! 👏 What is dark matter? is the correct answer.👏 What is computer science? is the correct answer!You're right! 👏What is economics? is the correct answer.
4/1
2021
@EngageClimate @NobelPrize Yes, Elinor Ostrom!New findings on the diet of Arctic foxes show how they're affected by varying climate conditions. For this… https://t.co/ZaNlsKeKWe📍 Recent Physics Nobel Laureate Andrea Ghez is credited with discovering this object at the center of the Milky Way Galaxy. #WHM2021📍 Ellen Ostrom, the first woman to win the @NobelPrize in this field challenged conventional wisdom by showing how… https://t.co/GUjPn51C0W
3/31
2021

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