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Choosing NSF Funding: Going Forward or Falling Behind

Like clockwork when the Biden administration announced its support for significant new investments in scientific research Endless Frontier Law, the anti-scientific forces of Congress have raised their old ducks on government waste and inefficiency. In an opinion piece in The Hill, for example, Sen. Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard Paul Sanders …

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Prestigious European grants could be skewed, study finds

European Research Council grants are among the most coveted by researchers in the European Union and associated countries.Credit: Serhii Nemyrivskyi / Getty Funding panels are more likely to award prestigious early-career European Union grants to applicants linked to the institutions of some of the panelists, suggests a 2014 funding cycle …

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