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FASEB urged Congress to provide the NIH and NSF with increased budgets, citing the importance of biomedical research to human health and the US economy.

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The US National Science Foundation is starting an initiative aimed at making the scientific community more inclusive.

A new report from the National Science Foundation examines the state of science and engineering in developed and developing nations.

CyVerse, the developers believe, better expresses the platform's capacity to provide data management and computation to researchers across multiple scientific disciplines.

The US Congress has passed a $1 trillion spending bill that includes a hefty increase for NIH, though limits gene-editing research.

A GAO review finds no evidence of disparities in grant success rates by gender at agencies with sufficient data, but some agencies are not conducting required Title IX compliance reviews.

The US House of Representatives science committee has passed a bill to require NSF to ensure it only funds projects that are in the national interest.

The funding will be used to investigate the role of long, non-coding RNAs in both the normal development and stress responses of various plant species.

The White House has announced nominations for the NSF deputy director and the director of the DOE's Office of Science.

The funding will also support a partnership developing agricultural educational and training opportunities for students in genomics and bioinformatics.

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A study of families explores how children transmit SARS-CoV-2, according to the Associated Press.

US Agricultural Research Service scientists have sequenced the genome of the Asian giant hornet.

According to the Economist, pooled testing for COVID-19 could help alleviate strains on testing labs.

In Science this week: MIT researchers outline approach dubbed translatable components regression to predict treatment response among IBD patients.