Health Care Touchstones: Cost and Quality

Every issue explores cutting-edge developments in technology, medicine, education, climate change, and much more. Articles provide in-depth analyses of science and technology’s impact on public policy, the economy, and society—bringing today’s best minds to bear on tomorrow’s most critical topics.

From the Hill

  • From the Hill – Spring 2008

    Bush proposes 3.3% increase in FY2009 R&D budget After a rocky end to the fiscal year (FY) 2008 appropriations process, in which R&D funding was hit hard, President Bush on February 4… Read More



Book Reviews

  • American environment policy book cover

    Environmental stalemate?

    The past decade and a half have been marked by bitter battles over environmental policy, forged in large part by fundamental disagreements about how to balance environmental and economic concerns. The result… Read More
  • The Seventh Decade book cover

    Can the Bomb Be Banned?

    Since the publication of his 1982 book The Fate of the World, a dark vision of the horrors of nuclear war that helped to launch the nuclear freeze movement, Jonathan Schell… Read More
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