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Saturday, January 31, 2015

Scientists and the Public

Pew polled the general public and members of the American Academy for the Advancement of Science:
[B]oth the public and scientists are critical of the quality of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM subjects) in grades K-12.
The key data:
Despite broadly similar views about the overall place of science in America, citizens and scientists often see science-related issues through different sets of eyes. There are large differences in their views across a host of issues.
The key data: