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Science explores how the stimulus bill has affected research in the US. For NIH, this article says, the stimulus has been a windfall of funds, but many people are holding their breaths for what will occur when the two years are up. "We will have built [more] capacity; we will have hired people," says Steven Fluharty, vice provost for research at the University of Pennsylvania.

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The Guardian reports that the Mammalian Genetics Unit at the Harwell Institute is to close.

Scientific research itself contributes to plastic waste and isn't very sustainable, FiveThirtyEight reports.

Restaurants in the US may soon serve AquaBounty's genetically modified salmon, according to the Associated Press.

In Science this week: three studies from the Ruminant Genome Project, and more.