Roundup 11/18: Farming It Out

cow.jpgAnimal agriculture science policy wonks will be eager to eat up a new blog on the topic.

And meet ExpertLabs, a new collaboration tool for policymakers and scientists to share ideas online. (It's run by AAAS, which publishes this blog.)

House of Representatives Science and Technology Committee has passed legislation to enhance cybersecurity programs, including research efforts.

Republicans on the House Energy and Commerce Committee are angry over the Department of Energy's plans to halt work on the Yucca Mountain nuclear waste site.

Cosmic Variance is counting down to the deadline for astronomers to submit proposals for the next round of Hubble telescope science projects.

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