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Union of Concerned Scientists

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Last modified: July 9, 2014, 6:57 PM

March 20, 2013, 8:50 PM
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Description

The Union of Concerned Scientists puts rigorous, independent science to work to solve our planet's most pressing problems. Joining with citizens across the country, we combine technical analysis and effective advocacy to create innovative, practical solutions for a healthy, safe, and sustainable future.

What began as a collaboration between students and faculty members at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1969 is now an alliance of more than 450,000 citizens and scientists. UCS members are people from all walks of life: parents and businesspeople, biologists and physicists, teachers and students. Our members understand that scientific analysis—not political calculations or corporate hype—should guide our efforts to secure responsible changes in government policy, corporate practices, and consumer choices.

Our experts work on some of the most complex and daunting problems in our history: stemming the tide of global warming, finding sustainable ways to feed, power and transport ourselves, and reducing the threat of catastrophic war. Our achievements over the decades show that thoughtful action based on the best available science can help safeguard our future and the future of our planet.

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  • Energy Research Associate - Internship

    Last updated:
    August 19, 2014
    Location:
    Cambridge, MA, US
    Description:
    Energy Research Associate One Year Paid Internship Climate & Energy Program Cambridge, MA Office Assist with research and analysis to advance understanding of ...
  • Senior Foundations Officer - Job

    Last updated:
    August 15, 2014
    Location:
    Cambridge, MA, US
    Description:
    Senior Foundations Officer Development Department Union of Concerned Scientists Cambridge, MA Office Under the direction of the Director of Foundation Relation...
  • Copywriter/Producer - Job

    Last updated:
    August 13, 2014
    Location:
    Cambridge, MA, US
    Description:
    Copywriter/Producer Communications Department Union of Conmcerned Scientists Cambridge, MA Office Have a knack for crafting persuasive advertisements and fundr...

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Website:
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Address:
Two Brattle Square, Cambridge, MA, 02138, US
Date Founded:
1969

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