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    Colorado College Commencement Address

    Marcia McNutt, who was to become the first woman president of the National Academy of Sciences in July, delivered the commencement address to the 2016 graduating class of her alma mater,…

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    The Gulf Coast and Natural and Human-Caused Disasters

    Panelists talked about the various natural and human-made issues impacting the Gulf Coast, including potential future disasters. U.S. Geological Survey Director Marcia McNutt said that people should not live below sea-level…

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    U.S. Geological Survey Budget

    Marcia McNutt testified about the fiscal year 2012 budget request for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). She also spoke briefly about the March 11 Japanese earthquake and tsunami. USGS…

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    Deepwater Blowout Containment Capabilities

    Government officials and industry executives talked about efforts to improve the ability to respond to deep water drilling blowouts as the deadline for the end of a moratorium on offshore…

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    Sea and Space Exploration

    Scientists talked about new discoveries resulting from remote exploration of the oceans and space. Among the issues they addressed were what the discoveries taught about earth’s natural history,…