“It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest complainers for the public to be the most anxious for its welfare.” Edmund Burke, politician (1729 – 97).
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.