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What Budget Cuts Might Mean for US Science
What Budget Cuts Might Mean for US Science
Diana Kwon | Mar 21, 2017
A look at the historical effects of downsized research funding suggests that the Trump administration’s proposed budget could hit early-career scientists the hardest.  
New Budget Bill Short Shrifts Science
New Budget Bill Short Shrifts Science
Bob Grant | Jan 15, 2014
The omnibus spending bill unveiled by US Congress this week would restore some research budgets cut by sequestration, but critics say it's not enough.
Science Setbacks: 2013
Science Setbacks: 2013
Bob Grant | Dec 24, 2013
Attracting research funds is never a simple proposition even in the best of years, but in 2013, life scientists dealt with some unique impediments to getting federal grants.
New Budget Deal to Ease Sequester
New Budget Deal to Ease Sequester
Bob Grant | Dec 11, 2013
US science may get temporary respite from across-the-board funding cuts that have been squeezing research budgets for more than 10 months.
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2013
December 2013's selection of notable quotes
Adding Insult to Injury
Adding Insult to Injury
Kerry Grens | Nov 11, 2013
The US government shutdown further hampered a research enterprise already struggling because of the sequester.
Health Budget Distress
Health Budget Distress
Kate Yandell | Jun 5, 2013
The National Institutes of Health has released a fact sheet on its budget pain following the sequester.
Senate Hears NIH Funding Woes
Senate Hears NIH Funding Woes
Bob Grant | May 20, 2013
Top brass at the US science agency aired monetary grievances before a Senate committee last week.
NIH’s 2013 Budget Cuts Announced
NIH’s 2013 Budget Cuts Announced
Kate Yandell | May 10, 2013
The agency released details of the sequester’s effects.
Sequester Hits Research Centers
Sequester Hits Research Centers
Edyta Zielinska | Apr 7, 2013
Academic research universities and cancer centers will have a large hunk of their funding cut because of the government sequester.