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” …All of this. All of this was for nothing – unless we go to the stars.” – Infection, Babylon 5, J. Michael Straczynski

unprecedented commitment to science

Missed in yesterdays headlines was Obamas announcement to increase R&D funding to a new high of 3% of GDP.  And attempt to reverse losses in our nations ability to lead in education and innovation.

Highlights of the speech by the American Institute of Physics here.

Full transcript of the speech here

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