“You always own the option of having no opinion. There is never any need to get worked up or to trouble your soul about things you can't control. These things are not asking to be judged by you. Leave them alone.” Marcus Aurelius Antonius, Emperor and Stoic philosopher (121-180).
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.