Houston Science Fiction

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Houston Science Fiction Society
... The Houston Science Fiction Society (HSFS) was the second major science fiction club in Texas, USA, after the Dallas Futurians ... The Houston Science Fiction Society was founded in 1965 and lasted until 1980 ...
Vannevar Bush Award
... The National Science Board established the Vannevar Bush Award (/væˈniːvər/ van-NEE-vər) in 1980 to honor Dr ... The annual award recognizes an individual who, through public service activities in science and technology, has made an outstanding "contribution toward the welfare of mankind and the ... adviser to Presidents, and the force behind the establishment of the National Science Foundation ...
Science and Society - Political Usage
... See also Politicization of science Many issues damage the relationship of science to the media and the use of science and scientific arguments by politicians ... organization or think tank makes it their only goal to cast doubt on supported science because it conflicts with political agendas ...
Vannevar Bush
... March 11, 1890 – June 28, 1974) was an American engineer, inventor and science administrator known for his work on analog computers, for his role as an initiator and administrator of the Manhattan Project ... six thousand leading American scientists in the application of science to warfare ... II, when he was in effect the first presidential science advisor ...

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