Budget cuts are harder if people know the benefits of research

An old academic joke you start to hear around federal budget time goes something like this: “Researchers could strike but no one would care, because no one would know we’ve gone until 10 or 15 years later.” Most of us working on the coal face of science probably won’t see any outcomes in our lifetime ...

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