articles tagged "science funding"

Federal Shutdown Threatens Basic Science Research

Tuesday, 8 October 2013 | buzz
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With Congress and the White House at loggerheads over the fate of funding for the Affordable Care Act, many federal employees remain idle and all sorts of government funding has stopped flowing. And that includes money for basic science research. Laura Kiessling of UW Madison explains why that matters. more »

Presidential Election Night 2012 -Fund Basic Science!

Tuesday, 6 November 2012 | Radio Astronomy
Funding basic science is critical for the USA's future leadership in innovation. Image Credit NASA

Voters head to the polls tonight to decide the next president of the United States. What will their choice mean for basic science funding in the future? more »

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