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Jeff Bezos’ $10 billion to fight the climate crisis can make a difference—if spent correctly
Amazon’s record on climate action is far from perfect, but climate scientists are still hopeful about his new fund.
Surprising research funded by the National Science Foundation, which may lose $1 billion
Cuts to the government agency's budget would impact a lot of science.
Why basic biology is so important in biomedical research
Excerpt: Rigor Mortis
No one knows what to do with the International Space Station
Congress has only approved funding through 2024. What happens then?
We Are Closer To Curing All Diseases Than We Think
For cancer care, access to treatment may be the biggest obstacle
IARPA Releases Its Shopping List For Spy Technology
Artificial intelligence and superhumans, no big deal
It’s (Funding) Crunch Time For Zika Research
A smaller amount of Zika virus funding means research into this disease must be prioritized. What should be the target?
The inventor’s handbook
The essential guide from idea to market.
Top Private Science Funders From Around The World
Pushing us into the future with every check
How Would A Trump Presidency Impact Science?
'Scientific American' looks at the GOP frontrunner's positions