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May 2, 2005

Running Time: 00:39:42
Format: RealAudio (Requires free RealPlayer)

Bruce Alberts discusses his 12 years as president of the National Academy of Sciences, during which he led efforts to provide sound advice to policy-makers, develop a set of National Science Education Standards, and expand international science collaboration. He also urged members to become "citizen scientists" by playing an active role in science education.


Speakers:
Bruce Alberts, President, National Academy of Sciences.