First Looks: Summer 2016

Bhavya Lal discusses her article “Reshaping Space Policies to Meet Global Trends” from the Summer 2016 issue.

Reshaping Space Policies to Meet Global Trends

With more countries and private companies expanding their activities in space, the US government must reshape its space agencies and policies. Cooperation and catalysis will be key.


Challenges raised by gene editing; Regulating genetic research and applications; Assessing the platform economy; Data-driven science policy.

Perspective: Science, Celebrities, and Public Engagement

Table of Contents for the Summer 2016 issue

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