Caprice Cracked Double Strap Slip-on Cracked Caprice Mujeres Silver Cuero Sandalias ed8ef2

Caprice Cracked Double Strap Slip-on Cracked Caprice Mujeres Silver Cuero Sandalias ed8ef2
Easy Spirit Kalani2 Ankle Strap Sport Sandals, Dark Blue,
Dansko Size 7.5 38 Black Clog Wedges Sandals Ankle Strap Patent Leather,

Along with running the free world, President Barack Obama has spent the past seven years guiding U.S. science and technology policy. The initiatives and goals he puts in place—in clean energy, space, medicine, education, nanotechnology, and more—help direct research, which in turn directs the future. With one year left in the Oval Office, the president talks about what he’s achieved, what’s left to do (a lot), and why being a nerd is one of the best ways to serve your country.

By Cliff Ransom
Photography by F. Scott Schafer

Popular Science: You have been a very pro-science president. Why do you see science and technology as being so important?

Grazie sandals 38 neu Glitzer mit Steinen wow,Rocket Dog Frauen Flache Sandalen Schwarz Groesse 8 US /39 EU,Sanuk Thong Sandal Flip Flops Brown Bronze Sz 8,Man/Woman Naot Women's Malibu Best-selling worldwide Modern design professional design,AC791 PHIL GATIER by REPO zapatos negro satén strass mujer sandalias,DREAM PAIRS Women's Swan-25 High Heel Sandals Platform Dress Party Pump Shoes,Gentlemen/Ladies Ladies Rieker Wedge Heel Sandals 62460 New Listing luxurious Personalization trend,M BY MARINELLI Black Rhinestone Jeweled Strappy Sandal Heels Shoes Size 8.5 Med,BY425 TRES JOLIE shoes grey leather women sandalsINDIGO BY CLARKS KITTEN HELLS SANDALS 8M WHITE LEATHER FASHION WOMENS SHOES,Alfani Frauen Flache Sandalen Gruen Groesse 11 US /42 EU,Men's/Women's Ana Lublin FELICIA use New style Explosive good goodsMr/Ms Splendid Women's Blake Sandal sell Modern and stylish fashion Easy life,Paprika Tan Ankle Strap Women's Heels Size 10 (New),BOULEVARD CIPRIATA LADIES TOE POST SANDALS COUSHIONED FOOTBED New WALKING WOMENS,J.J.DELACROIX WOMEN'S SANDALS US 7 REF 3127,Womens Sonoma Gavi Block Heels Sandals buckle blush 10MAvarcas Argento Espadrillas Sandali Donna Sling Spagna pelle Menorquina 36-41Men's/Women's Ana Lublin FELICIA use New style Explosive good goods,Gentlemen/Ladies Renvy Pearl Studded Pool Slide main category Price reduction At an affordable price,STEVEN by Steve Madden Womens Siggy Suede Open Toe Casual Mule Sandals,Jack Rogers Navajo Hampton Navy Blue Paisley Print Sandals GORGEOUS! Women 5.5 M,Ladies Casual Leather Flat Wide Fit Summer Sandals Tustin sahara,Comfort Mephisto Air Relax Portugal Beige/Cream Strappy Sandals 39 US 9 EXC!,Ladies Rockport Cobb Hill Verona Black 3 strap sandal CH1724Ladies Clarks Leather Slingback Open Toe Casual Sandals Label - Leisa VineMan/Woman CLARKS Women's Maypearl Daisy Ankle Bootie Complete specification Carefully selected materials Sales online store,LifeStride Flash Wedges-Women's size 7 M Black,Betula For Foot Marks Neon Sandals NIB Luca Sz 10 Women’s Yellow Slides Mules,Audrey Brooke Frauen jennifer Geschlossener Zeh leger Leder Flache Sandalen Blau,


PS: Among your White House initiatives, you’ve focused heavily on improving STEM education in America. What’s your proudest achievement on that front?

BO: There’s a lot to be proud of. We now graduate 25,000 more engineers per year from our colleges and universities than we did when I took office. We’re more than halfway toward our goal of preparing 100,000 new math and science teachers by 2021. We’ve secured more than $1 billion of private investment for improving STEM education, and commitments from college and university leadership to help underrepresented students earn STEM degrees. There’s also something that’s harder to measure, but every bit as important: all the young people, including minorities and young women, who are more excited than ever about pursuing their passions for STEM.
    One of the new traditions I’ve started as president is the White House Science Fair. We ought to celebrate science fair winners at least as much as Super Bowl winners. And when young people are excited about science, technology, engineering, and math, that’s not just good for them. That’s good for America. We want the next game-changing industry or life-saving breakthrough to happen right here in the United States.


PS: Do you consider yourself a nerd and, if so, what’s your nerdiest pastime?

Item specifics

Condition:
New with box: A brand-new, unused, and unworn item (including handmade items) in the original packaging (such as ... Read moreabout the condition
Marca: Caprice
Material Interior: Sintetico Estilo del Producto: Double Strap Slip-on Cracked
Fijacion: Hebilla Estilo: Sandalias
Suela: Goma Referencia proveedor: 9-27110-30-986
Color:

Silver

Genero: Mujeres
Color principal: Silver Material principal: Cuero

NINA RICCI 0 Brown Pink Leather Heels NEW 40.5 10,

PS: You also put heavy emphasis on developing innovation and entrepreneurship. How do you make Silicon Valley happen all over the country?

Worn Once Hotter Emma Size 4 Leather Very Pale Blue Low Heel Mule Sandals,LifeStride Women's Micah Ankle Bootie, Black, Size 6.0 hHaQ,Dr. Brinkmann 703171 Dreiriemer Female Sandals Slides Flor White White,Man's/Woman's Sandal Born Pernilla Cream Distressed Cheap Price reduction Comfortable and natural,Gentlemen/Ladies Hausschuhe Frauen Wedge Silver 534 Louis, elaborate Settlement Price Cheap order,PRADA NYLON CRISSCROSS WEDGE PLATFORM WEDGES SZ 38 $550 SALE TODAY,Men's/Women's Report Women's Caiti Flat Sandal wholesale Comfortable touch Official website,Grandco Wedge Thong Sandals, Jeweled Beaded Molded Sole, Synthetic Rubber BLK 9,Sperry Top Sider Women Monterey Thong Sandal Blk Wht US Sz 6M FREE SHIPPING NEW,Sandalen ANDRE Leinen Beige Keilabsätze T 41 SEHT GUTER ZUSTAND,Naturalizer Frauen Lucie Offener Zeh leger Leder Flache Sandalen Braun Groesse 5,Easy Street Carrigan Mid Heel Womens Sandals Mid Heel Mid Heel,Man/Woman Ladies Remonte Slingback Sandals D6753 Aesthetic appearance Affordable a wide variety of goodsRampage Black Sandals NEW NWOB Med Dark Wood Grain Heels Summer 10 9.5 6.5femmes f0895 cuir perlé SANDALES BRIDE ORTEIL par Unbranded,BY531 DAVID HARON shoes orange leather women sandalsFranco Sarto Cameo Flat Slip On Slide Sandals 935, Black, 7 US / 37 EU,Gentleman/Lady Anne Klein Frauen Flache Sandalen The color is very eye-catching online shop Recommended today,White Mountain Womens Dreamy Peep Toe Special Occasion Ankle Strap Sandals,Mujer Clarks CON TIRA TRASERA Sandalias Con hhebilla Estilo - Otoño Paz,Womens Steve Madden Sannd Gold Paris Flat T Strap Sandals Shoes Size 7.5,Volcom All Night Long Sandal - Sulfer Black - NewSenso Filippo Raphael Shoes Womens - Telford Sandals - Colour White - Size 36cole haan shoes SLIDE IN sandals jeans navy blue size 7.5,Gentleman/Lady Ladies Suave Sandals Label Hannah Exquisite (middle) workmanship fashionable International big name,Men's/Women's Bequeme Sandalen mit goldenem Klettverschluss Great variety Medium cost Sales online storeBetsey Johnson Frauen cherl Offener Zeh besonderer Anlass Platform Sandalen Silb,Adrianna Papell Frauen adia Offener Zeh Knoechel Riemen Klassische Pumps Schwarz,BOC Born Shoes Women's Size 11 MW Black Dark Gray Metallic Leather Clogs,Gentleman/Lady Ladies Leather Collection Sandals F0917-W High grade fashionable Very good color,

size 5.5 Thalia Sodi Regalo Open Toe Pewter Slingback Sandals Womens Shoes,
PS: Let’s talk about more-difficult science: Two of your biggest science initiatives have been to decode the brain and pioneer precision medicine. Why choose these two?

BO: When it comes to precision medicine, advances in technology, data science, and clinical research are already curing diseases that were once thought to be incurable. It’s entirely possible that a decade or two from now, treatments would be tailored not just to the disease, but also to the individual patient. We’re being careful to protect patient data and to make participants partners in this work. Because if we embrace precision medicine in the right way, the possibilities for better treatments are practically endless.
    The BRAIN Initiative is another project whose time has come. Right now, we can identify galaxies billions of light-years away. We can study particles smaller than an atom. But we still haven’t unlocked the mystery of the 3 pounds of matter that sits between our ears. I believe that with America leading the way, we can change that. Hundreds of scientists and dozens of universities, companies, foundations, and other organizations have stepped up to help us tackle this challenge.


PS: You’ve also advocated the development of a private space industry to work alongside and complement government efforts. What is your vision for space exploration and commercialization? Who does what?

BO: I’ve laid out a vision for space exploration where our astronauts travel out into the solar system not just to visit, but to stay. To build a sustainable human presence in space, we’ll need a thriving private-sector space economy. I see the expanding space industry as an addition to, not a replacement for, the extraordinary work of NASA. With industry taking over tasks like ferrying cargo and crew to the International Space Station, NASA can focus even more intensely on the most challenging exploration missions, like landing astronauts on Mars or learning more about Earth and the rest of our solar system.
    As we set our sights toward other planets, we can also create good jobs here on this one. American companies have begun to reclaim the lucrative market for launching commercial satellites. That’s just one example of the way that a growing space economy can help American workers succeed.


PS: If you were to end up on Mars, who would you want as your companion: Mark Watney from The Martian, or Ellen Ripley from Alien?

BO: As long as it’s a hypothetical question, can’t I pick both? If I’ve got Matt Damon growing potatoes and Sigourney Weaver taking care of any unwelcome intruders, I like my chances.

LADIES LEATHER COLLECTION GOLD/MULTI SANDALS WITH BEAD DETAIL STYLE: F0896,

PS: It’s been barely two months since a climate agreement was struck in Paris. How do you think the agreement will be remembered 20 years from now?

BO: I believe the Paris agreement can be a turning point for our planet. It’s the biggest single step the world has ever taken toward combating global climate change. When I traveled to Paris at the beginning of the climate conference, I said we needed an enduring agreement that reduces global carbon emissions and commits the world to a low-carbon future. That’s exactly what we achieved.
    The American people should be proud because this historic agreement is a tribute to American leadership. The skeptics said that taking action to transition to a clean-energy economy would kill jobs. Instead, we’ve seen the longest streak of private-sector job creation in history. We’ve driven our economic output to all-time highs, while driving our carbon pollution to its lowest level in nearly two decades.
    These kinds of concrete steps helped bring more countries to the table. With our historic joint announcement with China last year, we showed it was possible to bridge the old divides between developed and developing nations that had stymied global progress for too long. And that accomplishment inspired dozens and dozens of other nations to follow our lead and set ambitious climate targets of their own.

PS: What do you see as your administration’s greatest achievement when it comes to climate science?

BO: Before you can solve a problem, you have to understand it. That’s why we’ve fought hard to protect the funding for the U.S. Global Change Research Program, a government-wide effort to help us see what’s happening in the present so we can better predict the future. Thanks to their efforts, our satellites, aircraft, ships, buoys, and terrestrial-monitoring systems are providing indispensable insights and strengthening the models that tell us what to expect going forward.
    My administration hasn’t just helped to advance climate science—we’ve also made good use of the results. We used the most up-to-date insights from climate science as the basis of our national Climate Action Plan. And we’ve begun to develop accessible climate databases and tools that help governments, businesses, and citizens protect themselves from the effects of climate change that we can’t avoid.

President Obama, photographed on January 4 at the White House

PS: What would you say to the few climate-change deniers left in Congress and outside it?

BO: Fifteen of the planet’s 16 warmest years have come in the first 16 years of the 21st century. The warmest year yet was 2015. The Pentagon is warning us that climate change will threaten our national security by fostering instability overseas. Here at home, we’re seeing longer and more dangerous wildfire seasons, coupled with devastating droughts. Last year I visited Alaska, where towns are literally being swallowed up by rising sea levels. Miami now routinely floods at high tide.
    So this debate is over. The question now is what we do about climate change because there is such a thing as being too late. And I think that regardless of their party, if candidates for elected office want to resign your children and grandchildren to a world that’s broken beyond repair, then there’s simply no way they deserve your vote.

PS: One last question on climate: Do you think you’ve done enough?

BO: Well, here’s what we’ve done. Over the past seven years, we have transformed America into the global leader in fighting climate change. We’ve set new fuel standards for cars and trucks, invested more than any administration in history in growing industries like wind and solar, taken unprecedented steps to protect our natural resources, and set limits on the amount of carbon pollution that power plants can dump into the air. Most important, we’ve proved that we don’t have to choose between a growing economy and a safer planet for future generations. We can have both.
    But in the end, when I think about our efforts to combat climate change, I don’t just think about CO2 emissions levels or degrees of global temperature rise. I think about my two girls, and the grandchildren I’d hope to have one day. I imagine myself pushing a little boy or girl on a swing set, out in the open air, looking up at the sun. In that moment, I want to know that the planet’s going to be in pretty good shape. And I want to have contributed to that.
    Because that’s our goal: to leave behind a better, safer, more prosperous world for our kids and grandkids. That’s our most important mission in the time we have on Earth. And after seven years as president, I’ve never been more confident that together, we’ll succeed.

Caprice Cracked Double Strap Slip-on Cracked Caprice Mujeres Silver Cuero Sandalias ed8ef2