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Obama's Budget Seeks Big Boost for Science

Obama's Budget Seeks Big Boost for Science

The White House plan would increase research and development funding but faces a rough road in Congress

February 3, 2015 — Boer Deng, Richard Monastersky, Lauren Morello, Sara Reardon, Jeff Tollefson and Nature magazine
Forgotten Ricin Found During Government Lab Sweep

Forgotten Ricin Found During Government Lab Sweep

The sample, found at a National Institutes of Health Lab with other deadly agents, may be 100 years old. The news comes after the discovery of improperly stored smallpox vials in July

September 7, 2014 — Lauren Morello and Nature magazine

Carbon-Monitoring Satellite Finally Makes It to Space

The Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 will be the first probe dedicated to mapping the distribution of CO2 in the atmosphere. The launch of a nearly identical probe resulted in a crash in 2009

July 3, 2014 — Lauren Morello and Nature News Blog

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