AAAS will hold symposium on national security and scientific freedom

The American Association for the Advancement of Science will hold a day-long symposium on "The War On Terrorism: What Does It Mean for Science?" on 18 December 2001 in Washington, D.C.
K. Eric Drexler, Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Molecular Manufacturing and Foresight Board Chair, will be participating in a panel discussion during the symposium.

For some background, read the Foresight Position Statement on Avoiding High-Tech Terrorism, and an open letter from Dr. Drexler on "Nanotechnology: Six Lessons from Sept. 11".

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