Resources based on Reports, Workshops, and Events
The information contained in the Academies' consensus reports has been used to develop a wide range of derivative materials, from booklets to videos to posters. These materials make Academies findings accessible to a number of different audiences, from educators to the scientific community to members of the public.
Reports In Brief
Reports in Brief distill the main messages from National Research Council reports in a four- to eight-page format and in language accessible to the layperson.Preparing the Next Generation of Earth Scientists: An Examination of Federal Education and Training Programs
These videos have been produced based on reports from the division that are of particular interest to the broader public. They are also accessible on the National Academies YouTube Channel.
These links will take you directly to press releases from the National Academies' Office of News and Public Information.
These "special products" represent a wide variety of formats and media, from posters to digital image collections.
The National Academies Communications Office produces a bi-monthly podcast based on recent reports called "Sounds of Science." You can access all "Sounds of Science" episodes through the iTunes store, or through the central Academies podcasting page.