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2012-13 Ethics Video Winners
Congratulations to the winners of the 2012-2013 Ethics Video Challenge on Energy Ethics!
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Oaths & Pledges
Occidental Engineering Case
A moderated space for general informal comments, questions, and answers.
Synthetic Biology Points of View
Enter the discussion about synthetic biology. Add your comments to this forum to let us know what you think.
Perspectives on the Responsibilities of Scientists and Engineers
The Ethics and Human Rights Working Group of the AAAS Science and Human Rights Coalition and the AAAS Program on Scientific Responsibility, Human Rights and Law invite scientists and engineers to complete a brief questionnaire aimed at identifying how they view their responsibilities. Queries about the questionnaire can be directed to Mark Frankel at email@example.com.
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