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Oklahoma De-funds Science Fair
Oklahoma De-funds Science Fair
Kerry Grens | Apr 12, 2017
Students launch a fundraising campaign to rescue the event, which was a casualty of budget cuts to the state’s education department. 
Report: Boost Funds for Basic Science in Canada
Report: Boost Funds for Basic Science in Canada
Diana Kwon | Apr 11, 2017
An independent review of Canadian science reveals a need for additional funds to investigator-led, basic research.
Drastic Cuts to Brazil’s Federal Science Budget
Drastic Cuts to Brazil’s Federal Science Budget
Kerry Grens | Apr 4, 2017
The 44 percent drop in funding is disproportionately large compared to overall reductions in government spending.
The Invention Return on NIH Investments
The Invention Return on NIH Investments
Kerry Grens | Apr 2, 2017
Around 8 percent of grants funded by the National Institutes of Health resulted in patents.
Indian Funding Agency Releases List of Journals Used to Evaluate Researchers
Indian Funding Agency Releases List of Journals Used to Evaluate Researchers
Dalmeet Singh Chawla | Feb 16, 2017
While the University Grants Commission’s system prioritizes peer-reviewed papers, experts not involved in the initiative express concern that it could incentivize cheating.
Infographic: The Cost of Drug Development
Infographic: The Cost of Drug Development
John D. Loike and Jennifer Miller | Feb 1, 2017
Expensive clinical trials and few drug approvals can drive up drug prices for consumers.
TS 2016 Gift Guide
TS 2016 Gift Guide
Kerry Grens | Dec 13, 2016
Sciencey gifts for the science-minded giver
MD Anderson Cancer Center’s Losses Grow
MD Anderson Cancer Center’s Losses Grow
Kerry Grens | Dec 13, 2016
The first two months of the fiscal year saw $102.4 million in operating losses.
Cuban-U.S. Research Collaborations Easier Now
Cuban-U.S. Research Collaborations Easier Now
Kerry Grens | Oct 18, 2016
President Obama’s executive actions remove some of the red tape for American and Cuban scientists to work together.
Congress Approves $1.1 Billion for Zika
Congress Approves $1.1 Billion for Zika
Kerry Grens | Sep 30, 2016
The money will go toward vaccine development and assisting communities at risk.