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01 November 1996
Vol 274, Issue 5288

About The Cover

"Engaging Science--Sustaining Society" is the theme for the 1997 American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting and Science Innovation Exposition in Seattle, Washington, from 13 to 18 February. Researchers from diverse disciplines will discuss new knowledge and what is to come, not only scientifically but with regard to the relation of science and society. See page 807 for a complete program with registration and hotel forms. [Photos owned by the Seattle-King County Convention and Visitors Bureau. Interior image: AAAS]