Celebrating 200 Years

Celebrating 200 Years
Spring 2017 Issue
Published two times per year, The New York Academy of Sciences Magazine reports on the activities of the Academy and its Members, and features cover stories, profiles and book excerpts that illuminate cutting-edge issues in science and examine challenges facing the global scientific community.

Table of Contents

Cover Story

New York Academy of Sciences – A Concise History

Reported by

Douglas Braaten, PhD

A look at 200 years of science and change
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Mobilizing Scientists for Global Sustainability

Reported by

Hallie Kapner

Event Recap: Global solutions for global problems

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Cities Are the Key to Children's Future

Reported by

Charles A. Gardner, PhD

Cities can be key change-agents for children's well-being in both wealthy and poor countries

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Out of the Lab and Onto the Market

Reported by

Carina Storrs

Proof of Concept Centers are helping New York State develop clean energy technology
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The Blavatnik Awards for Young Scientists Celebrates Its First Decade

Reported by

Victoria Cleave, PhD

The Blavatnik Awards Expand into the UK and Israel

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The Last Word

200 years (and counting!) of scientific progress at the Academy

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