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Psychology's Sian Beilock Shares Science of "How the Body Knows its Mind"

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RDCEP Irrigation Project Joins White House Climate Data Initiative

Congratulations to our colleagues at RDCEP and the 1896 Pilot Project! This story comes from our friends at the Computation Institute, check out more news on their website:

Today, the White House announced the latest branch of its Climate Data Initiative, focusing on new open datasets and tools for two important components of climate change: ecosystem resilience and water. As with a previous call for new climate research resources, scientists from the CI's Center for Robust Decision Making on Climate and Energy Policy (RDCEP) will support these efforts with a new project focused on the role and future of irrigation in agriculture, hydrology, and climate. 



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Big Ideas Generator: Winter Kickoff Event

01 / 07   3:00 PM The Catalyst

Learn more about seed funding opportunities at the BIG Kickoff Event

High Stakes Science: Pushing Boundaries

01 / 15   6:00 PM Wilson Hall, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory

The Tenth in a Series of Joint Speaker Events for University Faculty and Argonne and Fermilab Scientists, Researchers and Engineers