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.

Forum

  • Forum

    Science in the developing world Mohamed H. A. Hassan is a great spokesman for the role that science, technology, and innovation (ST&I) can play in facilitating the development of the less developed… Read More

From the Hill

  • From the Hill

    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

Perspectives

Features

Book Reviews

  • 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
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    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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