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Debt Ceiling Bill May Hurt Science

By | August 2, 2011

The bill to raise the debt ceiling and reduce the deficit would slash billions of dollars for basic scientific and medical research.

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image: CIA Fakes Vaccination Program

CIA Fakes Vaccination Program

By | July 15, 2011

The US government created a sham vaccination campaign to get DNA from the world’s top terrorist, threatening legitimate vaccination programs in the developing world.

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Data sharing gets a reprieve

By | June 17, 2011

Wisconsin legislators amend a budget that would have banned high speed data-sharing networks.

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State budget threatens collaboration

By | June 15, 2011

A proposed Wisconsin budget would bar state universities from sharing data through a high-speed network.

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