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The Need for Geoengineering Research

Fall 2010


University futures; Science's influence; Can geoengineering be green?; Mineral reserves; Transforming conservation; Intelligent transportation; Personal health records

From the Hill

House approves bill to reform offshore oil drilling; Senate committee approves competitiveness bill; GAO investigates genetic test companies; House, Senate committees lay out plans for NASA's future; Federal science and technology in brief

Editor’s Journal: Goddam Humans

Kevin Finneran

Perspective: The Dismal State of Biofuels Policy

C. Ford Runge, Robbin S. Johnson

Perspective: Reinventing Technology Assessment

Richard E. Sclove

Is the Smart Grid Really a Smart Idea?