For Immediate Release Contact: Mahmud Farooque, (202) 446-0397 October 18, 2016 (WASHINGTON) – In a new report on open innovation, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) highlights the work of the Expert and Citizen Assessment of Science and Technology (ECAST) network in engaging the public. The report, “Open Innovation: Practices to Engage Citizens and Effectively Implement … More ECAST Featured in GAO Open Innovation Report
Posted: September 28, 2015 https://asunews.asu.edu/20150928-informing-nasa-asteroid-initiative Jason Lloyd, firstname.lastname@example.org (202) 684-2405 Consortium for Science, Policy, and Outcomes How can humans best protect the Earth from a potentially devastating asteroid impact? Could our ability to study an asteroid assist with both planetary defense and sending humans farther into our solar system? Once humans have advanced their space-exploration … More ASU-led partnership engages citizens in NASA’s Asteroid Initiative
Go to ecastonline.consider.it to get started. In November, several hundred people in Phoenix, Boston, and online came together to learn about NASA’s Asteroid Initiative and to consider and discuss different approaches to dealing with the opportunities and threats posed by asteroids. The next phase of Informing NASA’s Asteroid Initiative is an open invite to participate … More Consider.IT: The final phase of online forum to Inform NASA’s Asteroid Initiative
Informing NASA’s Asteroid Initiative: A Citizen Forum In its history, the Earth has been repeatedly struck by asteroids, large chunks of rock from space that can cause considerable damage in a collision. Can we—or should we—try to protect Earth from potentially hazardous impacts? How about harvesting asteroids for potential economic benefits? Could asteroid exploration be … More Get involved in our next big project—NASA’s Asteroid Initiative!