“The great tragedy of science - the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.” Thomas Huxley, Scientist (1825-95).
Friday, 8 August 2014
Public funding science
The number and scale of potential research projects tend to exceed the funding available. Increasingly scientists are looking at novel routes to raise money. Some US scientists are using crowdfunding and soliciting private donations to supplement or replace the more traditional funding routes. Scientific philanthropists may like to look at some projects seeking funds on here.