As scientists in the UK face potential budget cuts of nearly £1 billion — which the Guardian says "would entail the loss of significant numbers of postgraduate and post-doctoral researchers, creating a 'lost generation' of scientists and engineers and draining innovation from the economy" — former Liberal Democrat spokesman Evan Harris says that "scientists

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