Science Criticism

Read: What the NIH Looks Like During the US Government Shutdown

This is not a criticism of science per se but a cold hard look at how the US government shutdown is impacting scientific research at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. Sara Reardon, writing for the science journal Nature, paints a bleak picture of the consequences for government-funded research of the Republicans’ latest tantrum.

Go read the whole piece here. It’s disheartening.

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