Children are born ready to play and explore the world around them – education policy should nurture this curiosity, not stifle it.
Despite growing international competition, appropriations for research agencies have fallen quite short of the CHIPS and Science targets.
The Federation of American Scientists is excited to welcome Jon B. Wolfsthal as the organization’s new Director of Global Risk.
The U.S. federal government is the largest funder of scientific research in the world — but it is risk-averse to a fault. New approaches to peer review can bring American research back to the bleeding edge.