An overview of the latest COST news releases.

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20 May 2010 | General
Gender Equality and Research Funding: the COST contribution


Dr Martin Grabert, Director of the COST Office, presented COST as a networking tool towards gender equality at the first GENDERA roundtable meeting held in Bratislava on 18 May 2010. COST - which is already a frontrunner in the ERA with 35% female participation in COST Actions - encourages further concrete steps to improve gender balance in the near future.

17 May 2010 | General, CMST
Communicating Science: an example from the field... literally!

In the latest YouTube video of COST Action CM0903, Professor Martyn Poliakoff explains the scientific challenges the Action addresses.

07 May 2010 | General, ISCH
First COST Training School in Australia: an Outstanding success

Australia currently conducts leading research on the topic of cyberbullying. A training school on this topic was an outstanding success with the potential to lead to extra funding.

23 April 2010 | General, ESSEM
Every dark cloud has a silver lining

Plane used by COST Action ES0802

Last week, as most flights in Europe came to a halt due to the eruption of Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland, members of COST Action ES0802 realised that this seemingly impossible situation could actually be an opportunity in disguise.

15 April 2010 | General
COST News No 16 - March 2010

The 16th issue of the COST Office e-newsletter is now available.

06 April 2010 | General, ESSEM, FA
Let’s talk climate change!

Following the debates held at COP15 in December 2009, COST science officers discuss the impacts of climate change and the path towards sustainable development on the world’s first Internet broadcaster dedicated entirely to climate change issues.

19 March 2010 | General, BMBS, CMST, ESSEM, FA, FPS, ISCH, ICT, MPNS, TUD, President
COST switches to .eu!

COST is delighted to announce its new website address: COST has opted to set up a customised and easy-to-remember Internet address, reflecting its dynamic and pan-European identity.

03 February 2010 | General, BMBS
How to Protect Your Healthy Cells from Transforming into Cancer Cells

Every year 3.2 million Europeans are diagnosed with cancer, a figure that is expected to rise due to the aging European population. The good news is that approximately 40% of cancers are potentially preventable.

26 January 2010 | General
Giving Science the Attention it Deserves

COST Action Chairs and Vice Chairs who could not attend the science communication training course at Technopolis now have the chance to take part in a second edition at the Arctic Centre in Finland.

20 January 2010 | General
COST News No 15 - January 2010


The 15th issue of the COST Office e-newsletter is now available.

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