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NSF signs U.S.-India implementation arrangement to streamline the process of funding projects between the two nations
The U.S. National Science Foundation and India signed an implementation arrangement that streamlines the selection and funding process of research...
February 1, 2023
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Integrated laser platform, where a single chip generates narrow linewidth and tunable visible light covering all colors.
As technologies keep advancing at exponential rates and demand for new devices rises accordingly, miniaturizing systems into chips has become...
February 1, 2023
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A mangrove forest on the island of Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia.
Spread across vast distances, the islands of the tropical Pacific Ocean are thought to have been populated by humans in two distinct migrations...
February 1, 2023
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Star trials and light pollution over Rio beach at night
As some species of animals follow their instinct to migrate, some become disoriented by the glow from urban areas and wander off route, where far too...
January 31, 2023
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close up of a sun spot
In addition to the well-known states of matter — solid, liquid and gas — a fourth state of matter, called plasma, is the most abundant form in the...
January 31, 2023
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blue and yellow banner with text Diversity and STEM: Women, Minorities, and persons with disabilities 2023
Today, the National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, or NCSES — part of the U.S. National Science Foundation — released Diversity and...
January 30, 2023
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Artist's impression of a 525-million-year-old Cardiodictyon catenulum on the shallow coastal sea floor.
Fossils of a tiny sea creature that died more than half a billion years ago may compel a science textbook rewrite of how brains evolved. A U.S...
January 30, 2023
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close up of cellular "glue"
Researchers at UC San Francisco have engineered molecules that act like "cellular glue," allowing them to direct in precise fashion how cells bond...
January 30, 2023
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Director Panchanathan also met with the Japan Science and Technology Agency President Kazuhito Hashimoto, focusing on developing an international partnership that can expand the frontiers of science and discovery and propel the entire scientific global community into the future.
NSF's mission to advance innovation anywhere and opportunities everywhere is the driving component in Director Sethuraman Panchanathan's day-to-day...
January 27, 2023
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