Science Policy News
Survey Data Highlight COVID-19 Impacts on Science Collections
by AIBS on May 26, 2020 at 3:15 pm
The American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS), Biodiversity Collections Network (BCoN), Natural Science Collections Alliance (NSC Alliance), and Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) surveyed individuals […]
Scientific, Medical Groups Oppose Political Interference with NIH Research Grant
by AIBS on May 26, 2020 at 3:14 pm
The American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) joined 30 other scientific and medical associations to express deep concerns about the revocation of a National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded research grant to study coronavirus. Last month, […]
House Approves Next Coronavirus Stimulus, Includes Research Funding
by AIBS on May 26, 2020 at 3:13 pm
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a new coronavirus relief package, The Heroes Act, on May 15, 2020. If passed by the Senate and signed by the President, this will be the fifth measure adopted by Congress to respond […]
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