Archive for February 13th, 2012

 

UPDATED: The President’s FY 2013 Budget

February 13th, 2012
Copies of of President Obama

(This post has been updated; please scroll below for the latest!) Later this morning, President Obama will unveil his budget request for FY 2013. A number of budget briefings by Federal funding agencies are scheduled throughout the day, including one at 3:30pm EST at the National Science Foundation (NSF). Our colleagues at CRA’s Policy Blog will ...

UPDATED: This Thursday, a Symposium on the Impact of NITRD

February 13th, 2012
A Symposium on the Impact of NITRD

(This post has been updated; please scroll below for the latest!) Since the dawn of the digital age, fundamental research sponsored by the Federal government has supported U.S. leadership in information technology -- from the first supercomputers, to the foundations of high-speed networking, to global positioning systems and wireless technologies. Much of the progress in the last 20 ...