FABBS tracks science policy issues that set the context for our sciences. Below are reports prepared by agencies of the federal government that signal both opportunities and challenges for science and particular areas of science.

The National Academies

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Health IT and Patient Safety: Building Safer Systems for Better Care 



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Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury: Evaluating the Evidence




A Framework for K-12 Science Education: Practices, Crosscutting Concepts, and Core Ideas

Successful K-12 STEM Education: Identifying Effective Approaches in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics


Threatening Communications and Behavior: Perspectives on the Pursuit of Public Figures


Intelligence Analysis for Tomorrow: Advances from the Behavioral and Social Sciences

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Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation: America's Science and Technology Talent at the Crossroads



Surrounded by Science: Learning Science in Informal Environments




Rising Above the Gathering Storm, Revisited: Rapidly Approaching Category 5

President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology

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Prepare and Inspire: K-12 Education in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) for America’s Future

National Science Board


Preparing the Next Generation of STEM Innovators: Identifying and Developing our Nation’s Human Capital

National Science and Technology Council

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National Science Foundation

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Science and Engineering Indicators 2012

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National Prevention Council

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