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Funding Smithsonian scientific research

by National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Smithsonian Scientific Research.

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Published by National Academies Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smithsonian Institution -- Finance.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCommittee on Smithsonian Scientific Research, Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Board on Physics and Astronomy, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, National Research Council of the National Academies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ11 .N2912 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 88 p. :
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3775029M
    ISBN 100309086337
    LC Control Number2003535474
    OCLC/WorldCa51833915

    Smithsonian: Background, Funding, and Policy Issues Summary The Smithsonian Institution (SI) is a museum, education, and research complex comprised of 19 museums and galleries, the National Zoo, and 9 research facilities throughout the United States and around the world. In addition, there are affiliated museums. The Smithsonian Institution is estimated to be 75 to 80 percent federally. This is a list of current fellowship opportunities at the Smithsonian, sorted by unit. The Secretary’s Distinguished Research Fellowship recognizes the most promising and innovative scientific research proposals to the one-year Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Program by providing an awardee with a second year of support.

    How to find out who funded a study / research? Ask Question Asked 4 years and the second one is a theoretical article. Besides, both of them talk almost exclusively about the funding of medical/pharmaceutical research by pharmaceutical companies, and not about funding agencies as a whole. How to find book titles in other languages? 5. The big myth about scientific research is that government must fund it. The argument is that private companies will not fund science, especially pure science, for fear that their competitors will.

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Funding Smithsonian scientific research by National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Smithsonian Scientific Research. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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