Thursday, October 15, 2020
R&D gets scant attention in partisan politics despite widespread support, says head of advocacy group.Two-thirds of the US public would support paying $1 more a week in taxes to fund scientific research, according to a survey commissioned by the...
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
In a normal presidential election year, analysis of the role of science in the presidential campaign might focus on the nuances of the candidates’ competing priorities for the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation and other...
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
A recent survey commissioned by Research!America on behalf of a working group formed to assess America’s commitment to science reveals that Americans – across party lines – view science as critically important to solving urgent problems facing our...
Monday, October 12, 2020
As the 2020 election looms, an intriguing new poll shows that Americans agree on one key issue: science. The survey published by Research!America shows that Americans overwhelmingly support science, regardless of their political parties. According...
Friday, October 9, 2020
Research!America is excited to launch a new request for microgrant proposals to support early-career scientists in their efforts to work with local elected officials, community leaders and the public around issues of common concern.
Thursday, October 8, 2020
A recent survey commissioned by Research!America on behalf of a working group formed to assess America’s commitment to science shows overwhelming support for science across political parties.
Thursday, October 8, 2020
Research!America celebrates the 2020 Nobel awardees in Physiology or Medicine and in Chemistry for their innovative and collaborative work which uniquely showcases the importance of basic scientific research to discoveries that benefit human health.
Thursday, October 1, 2020
Election Day in the United States is a little more than a month away, and scientists are watching the outcome of the presidential race closely. President Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, actions to downplay climate change and...
Monday, September 28, 2020
We appreciate the hard work House and Senate appropriators, Congressional Leadership, White House negotiators, and their respective staff members have devoted to producing a bipartisan agreement on a continuing resolution, and urge the Senate to...
Friday, September 25, 2020
Young scientists could drop out of medical research and biomedical progress could derail for years


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If concerted, long-term investments in research are not made, America will lose an entire generation of young scientists.
Brenda Canine, PhD; McLaughlin Research Institute, Montana