US House Committee Proposes Increases to Research Funding
US House Committee Proposes Increases to Research Funding
Although many of the hikes are less than what the Biden administration had requested, the draft legislation calls for a boost in spending for agencies like NASA, the National Institutes of Health, and the Department of Energy.
US House Committee Proposes Increases to Research Funding
US House Committee Proposes Increases to Research Funding

Although many of the hikes are less than what the Biden administration had requested, the draft legislation calls for a boost in spending for agencies like NASA, the National Institutes of Health, and the Department of Energy.

Although many of the hikes are less than what the Biden administration had requested, the draft legislation calls for a boost in spending for agencies like NASA, the National Institutes of Health, and the Department of Energy.

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White House to Convene Committee to Address Research Obstacles
White House to Convene Committee to Address Research Obstacles
Shawna Williams | May 7, 2019
The National Science and Technology Council will bring together agency leaders to “focus on improving the safety, integrity, and productivity of research settings.”
Chris Fall Picked to Lead the Department of Energy’s Office of Science
Chris Fall Picked to Lead the Department of Energy’s Office of Science
Jim Daley | May 21, 2018
Fall served in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy under President Barack Obama.
DOE-Sponsored Oak Ridge National Laboratory to Cut 100 More Jobs
DOE-Sponsored Oak Ridge National Laboratory to Cut 100 More Jobs
Katarina Zimmer | Jan 14, 2018
Previous layoffs affected research areas including climate change and fusion energy.
Former US Energy Secretary to Lead AAAS
Former US Energy Secretary to Lead AAAS
Diana Kwon | Jan 10, 2018
Steven Chu, the president-elect of the scientific organization, is a Nobel laureate and physicist at Stanford University.
Bioengineering Professor, Students Accused of Fraud
Bioengineering Professor, Students Accused of Fraud
Kerry Grens | Sep 30, 2017
Virginia Tech’s Yiheng Percival Zhang was arrested for misusing grant funds from the federal government.
Researchers Advised to Remove Climate Change Language
Researchers Advised to Remove Climate Change Language
Catherine Offord | Aug 29, 2017
The Department of Energy requested that scientists reword grant proposals to be more in line with the White House’s agenda on climate research.
Trump Nominates DOE Science Undersecretary
Trump Nominates DOE Science Undersecretary
Diana Kwon | Jul 12, 2017
The president has nominated an investment banker for the role.
US House Introduces Alternative Spending Bills for 2018
US House Introduces Alternative Spending Bills for 2018
Aggie Mika | Jun 28, 2017
The proposals would funnel more money into some science programs, but make new research cuts of their own.