The American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) and ActionBioscience.org are dedicated to promoting biological knowledge in everyday life to serve science and society. The production, vetting, and dissemination of reliable scientific information, however, require sufficient financial resources to pay for operating and staffing expenses. For its scientific articles on pressing biological issues, for its lesson plans for teachers, for its custom links in each article that help readers learn more and get involved, ActionBioscience.org needs donations to remain an effective tool for promoting bioscience literacy worldwide.
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Richard T. O’Grady, Ph.D.
Executive Director, American Institute of Biological Sciences
1900 Campus Commons Drive, Suite 200 Reston, VA 20191
Tel. 703-674-2500 x 258
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