Reprinted with permission from USA Today, March 2, 2011.
By Dan Vergano, USA Today
A "Sputnik moment" or a "kaputnik" one for U.S. science?
With a federal budget battle showdown underway, science looks like collateral damage, say former federal officials, with proposed cuts to research that they consider severe. At stake, they warn, is the nation’s long-term economic growth. [Read more…]