This So-Called Post-Post-Racial Life

April 29, 2009

A Stake in Science

Filed under: Uncategorized — Tags: , , , — pprscribe @ 12:41 am

At such a difficult moment, there are those who say we cannot afford to invest in science, that support for research is somehow a luxury at moments defined by necessities.  I fundamentally disagree.  Science is more essential for our prosperity, our security, our health, our environment, and our quality of life than it has ever been before.

~President Barack Obama, National Academy of Sciences

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