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A New Voice for European Scientists?

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Science  21 Mar 1997:
Vol. 275, Issue 5307, pp. 1731
DOI: 10.1126/science.275.5307.1731a

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STRASBOURG, FRANCE—About a year ago, a dozen European scientists identified something they saw as missing from the European research scene: an organization to act as a voice for working researchers across the continent. Last weekend at a constituent assembly of 200 “founding members” here, that vacuum was transformed into “Euroscience,” an association of scientists and citizens concerned about science and technology, modeled on the American Association for the Advancement of Science.