T he genesis of some of our nation’s greatest scientific discoveries, technological innovations, healthcare interventions and military strategies have grown from the social and behavioral sciences funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Department of Defense (DoD),
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Series of One-Pagers on how Basic Research at DOE, NSF, NIST, and DOD drive innovation
Critics dubbed the laser "a solution looking for a problem." In fact, it took years for many potential uses of the laser to be recognized, and new laser applications are still being discovered today..
A timeline entitled "The Year After Sputnik: U.S. Response (1957-1958)"
An advertisement on how Basic Research leads to Innovation, and Innovation has led to high value jobs and a higherstandard of living for all Americans..
An advertisement urging increased funding for basic research in physical sciences and engineering to let students know that there is a future in science..
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