Tagged: Science Funding

Marc Kastner. (Credit: Kay Herschelmann)

Billionaires For Basic Research

After 42 years of doing atomic physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, and 16 years as an MIT administrator, Marc Kastner knows intimately both the value of basic research—and how to convince rich people to foster its growth at a premier research institution.


Congress Questions Usage of Management Fees

The House Committee’s on Science, Space, and Technology Oversight Subcommittee, and Research and Technology Subcommittee held a joint hearing to discuss the mismanagement of appropriated funds by the NEON.