By Ben HarderPosted 02.20.2003 at 1:50 pm 0 Comments
The U.S. government gives out more than $100 billion a year for scientific research, and no one has more to say about who gets it than Sen. George Allen
(R-Va.). The Senate´s chief Republican fundraiser and a rising political star, Allen is also a key member of the powerful Subcommittee on Science, Technology and Space -- and, at press time, widely expected to become its next chairman.
Popular Science What areas of scien-tific and technological research most need to be supported now, and why?