Archive for Friday, May 5, 2006

Report: NASA lacks science research funds

May 5, 2006


— NASA lacks the money to support vigorous science research while building the international space station and returning astronauts to the moon, according to a report released Thursday by the National Research Council.

The budget constraints will cause many science missions to be delayed or dropped, the report said. Already, 240 grants affecting 500 postdoctoral fellows, graduate and undergraduate students have been terminated.


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