What: the "March for Science" in support of science, research, and science education.
"Too often nowadays, decisions are based on ideology or special interests rather than empirical evidence", said attendee Randolph Bower, an air-pollution scientist at a Research Triangle Park firm.
Meanwhile, David Titley, a retired rear admiral who was in charge of the US Navy's task force on climate change, told the crowd that science shows we need to "take actions now to avoid the worst of the risks we know are highly likely to appear".
Wisconsin US senators respond to Syrian airstrikes
The US was also anxious that the strikes would prompt a confrontation with Syria's biggest military ally: Russian Federation . French Defense Minister Florence Parly said that "with our allies, we ensured that the Russians were warned ahead of time".
People hit Third Street in Marquette for the second annual March For Science Saturday morning.
This year fewer than 100 people stopped by, down from the 500 who attended in 2017.
"We can not make decisions unless we know the truth and we know the facts".
Manika-Mouma win maiden doubles silver
Satwik then paired up with Chirag Shetty to get past Malaysian men's doubles pair of Chan Peng Soon and Huat 21-14, 15-21, 21-9. The Indian paddlers have the chance to increase the country's tally if they win the mixed doubles bronze medal match tomorrow.
Rally speakers also called the Trump administration and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt to task for what they called an attack on science.
The city-leg of the march-attended by over 250 people-was organised by March For Science Organising Committee (MFS OC) and NGO, Breakthrough Science Society (BSS). Let me repeat: "Good science needs good democracy", she said.
In his message, Mr. Anandakrishnan said that he was disappointed by recent trends in education and science in India. "We need to make sure their climate policies benefit us and not the polluters or the corporations". "It's not just about investment in science.it's about stipulation to fact, to truth, to knowledge, to science".
BJP celebrates Ambedkar jayanti in Mysuru
Bhubaneswar: The 127th Birth Anniversary of Bharat Ratna Baba Saheb, Dr. Ambedkar, was celebrated at Nalconagar, Bhubaneswar on 14.04.2018.
"For every Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Edison there are dozens of Albert Einsteins and Elon Musks and Wernher von Brauns", he said.