Matthew Hourihan

Oct. 04, 2013

With Government Shut Down, Science Idles

As the budgetary stalemate in Washington continues, many federally funded science projects are now on hold.

American Association for the Advancement of Science, matthew horihan, government shutdown, shutdown, cdc, nasa, science programs, funding

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