Association Affairs

The AAAS Celebrates Its 150th

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Science  18 Dec 1998:
Vol. 282, Issue 5397, pp. 2186-2190
DOI: 10.1126/science.282.5397.2186

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The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), which has become the preeminent professional society worldwide in interdisciplinary sciences, technology and public policy, was founded 150 years ago. The President of AAAS presents several vignettes on the venerable history of AAAS and their influence on the Association today are presented.