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The Pennsylvania Academy of Science seeks to:

  • Advance the pursuit and application of science within the Commonwealth, both in academic and industrial settings.
  • Enhance the professional development of its members.
  • Create forums for professional dialogue among junior and senior scientists at all academic levels.
  • Promote scientific research, presentation and discussion among its members and the public at large.
  • Support educational initiatives devoted to the development of scientific skills and knowledge.

News and Updates

JPAS Volume 89, issue 2 is now available

The Pennsylvania Academy of Sciences has published Volume 89, issue 2 of the Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science containing the following research articles:

COMPARISION OF GROWTH AMONG DIFFERENT AGE CLASSES OF LARGEMOUTH BASS (MICROPTERUS SALMOIDES) POPULATIONS IN TWO IMPOUNDENTS IN NORTHWEST PENNSYLVANIA Michael Enright, Fred J. Brenner, Larissa Cassano, and Katherine R. Beyer-Kramer

EFFECT OF ROAD PROXIMITY ON REPRODUCTIVE EFFORT AND MOVEMENT PATTERNS OF THE WOOD FROG (RANA SYLVATICA) Katherine E. Engberg and Megan B. Rothenberger

OPTIMIZATION OF CELL CULTURE CONDITIONS FOR THE EARTHWORM EISENIA HORTENSIS: A STUDY INVESTIGATING THE EFFECTS OF MEDIA, CARBON DIOXIDE, TEMPERATURE, SERUM, AND ANTI-FUNGAL AGENTS Sheryl L. Fuller-Espie, Darcy R. Harris, Jennifer H. Daly, and Juliann M. Jakeman

EVALUATION OF CHIRONOMIDAE DIVERSITY IN THE LITTLE PAINT CREEK WATERSHED, PENNSYLVANIA Rebecca L. Webb, Deannah Dick and Ryan Wilson

RE-ANALYSIS OF BREEDING BIRD DENSITY IN EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA WOODLOTS  Ralph G. Mancke & Thomas A. Gavin

AN INEXPENSIVE AND MOBILE SEE-THROUGH TUNNEL FOR COLLECTING BIRD FLIGHT PERFORMANCE DATA IN THE FIELD Clay E. Corbin, Kenneth E. Pallis, Brandan L. Gray

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PAS awards 14 students with Undergraduate and Research Grants

The PAS Undergraduate and Graduate Research Grants Program has awarded grants to fourteen students from ten different Pennsylvania colleges and universities.

List of awardees.

 

The Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science Vol.89 issue 1 is published

JPAS 2015v89i1The Pennsylvania Academy of Sciences has published Volume 89, issue 1 of the Journal of the Pennsylvania Academy of Science containing the Schedule and Abstracts from the 91st Annual Meeting of the PAS. Download it now.

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