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The New Mexico Solar Observatory Mysteriously Commandeered by the FBI Is Back in Business
It's never aliens.
The National Science Foundation Completely Took Down Its Website During Government Shutdown
“Due to the lapse in government funding, National Science Foundation websites will be unavailable until further notice.”
In Op-Ed, Eric Schmidt Argues for Government Role in Basic Research
"While investing in basic research typically doesn’t make sense for a business, it has been a winning strategy for our nation."
Scientists Are Making Artificial Ice Storms
To better understand how they damage forests, and to prepare for a future of more extreme weather events.
Scientists’ Top Concerns in Trump’s America
Scientists discuss their biggest concerns for President Trump’s impact on STEM research.
Brain Implant that Could Reanimate Paralyzed Limbs Secures $16M in Funding
NSF gave researchers a $16 million grant to figure out how to embed devices in the brain that will restore motion to paralyzed limbs.
Explaining Reality Starts with This Souped-Up Future Machine
If it works.
Anti-Science Republican Lawmakers Are Going After Crucial Research Grants
The House’s science hit list is going into overdrive.
A Top Neuroscientist Warns That Cyborgs Are a Terrible Idea
Not for at least another 100 years.
The Air Force May Be the Last Hope for the Antarctic Research Season
Can the Air Force get researchers to Antarctica in time to resume critical research?
U.S. Science Is Still Headed Off the Fiscal Cliff
We should probably just fall off already.
Ones and Zeros: Tupac Lives, A Clean Internet for Iran
_Come to think of it, New Zealand would be a nice place to retire._ h3. ZERO: US official doesn't not deny that US built the Stuxnet virus ("Wired":http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2011/05/defense-department-stuxnet) h3. ONE: In retaliation for...