“The intelligent man finds almost everything ridiculous, the sensible man hardly anything.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Writer (1749-1832).
Wednesday, 16 May 2018
Big US R&D spending increase
The US government will spend $176.8bn on R&D in the current
financial year, an increase of 12.8% over last year. Funding for basic and
applied research gains an extra 10.7% , its largest annual increase since 2009.