January 16, 2013

Underwater Lab: A New Age for Aquarius?

Eric Hand, Nature News


Last July, when the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced that it was cutting all funding for the Aquarius, the world’s only operating seafloor laboratory, supporters rallied around the facility literally and figuratively to draw attention to its plight. Thanks to these efforts, Aquarius is going to avoid being pulled out of the water.

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October 16, 2013
Obama, Congress Playing Games with Science
Hank Campbell, USAT
In 1968, after CBS News anchor Walter Cronkite formally came out against the Vietnam War, President Lyndon Johnson was apocryphally to have said, "If I've lost Cronkite, I've lost Middle America." more ››