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Officials last week revealed that the U.S. contribution to ITER could cost $3.9 billion by 2034—roughly four times the...
An experimental hepatitis B drug that looked safe in animal trials tragically killed five of 15 patients in 1993. Now,...
Using the two high-quality genomes that exist for Neandertals and Denisovans, researchers find clues to gene activity...
A new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) concludes that humanity has done little to slow...
Astronomers have discovered an Earth-sized planet in the habitable zone of a red dwarf—a star cooler than the sun—500...
Three years ago, Jennifer Francis of Rutgers University proposed that a warming Arctic was altering the behavior of the...
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Roundup 2/17: Stimulating Research Edition
17 February 2010 5:15 pm
On the first anniversary of the $787 billion stimulus package, a coalition of U.S. higher education associations has issued a report touting some of the research projects the federal legislation has funded.
Vice President Joe Biden will deliver a speech tomorrow at the National Defense University on the U.S. nuclear deterrent capabilities and plans for implementing the administration's nonproliferation and nuclear security agenda.
Minority undergraduates are much less likely to complete science, technology, engineering, and math degrees than their white and Asian counterparts, according to a new study on attrition rates among U.S. students who begin college with plans to major in a science or engineering field. ...
... And tomorrow is Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day, part of a slew of activities that mark National Engineering Week.