DOE's Basic Research Gets a Boost (TechNewsWorld)
- In a year when nearly every government program not tied to national security Relevant Products/Services from IBM eServer xSeries Systems is facing budget cuts, the House Appropriations Committee decided to add money to the Department of Energy's budget to boost the nation's investment in basic research.
... Among other "plus ups," Congress added $13 million for nanoscience research and another $13 million-plus for DOE's various laboratories. The labs are a national resource used by agency scientists and non-agency researchers from universities and many other institutions. More here
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