Does Education Pay?

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.

Editor's Journal

  • A New Era

    This edition of Issues in Science and Technology marks the beginning of a new era. Arizona State University is joining with the National Academies and the University of Texas at Dallas as… Read More


From the Hill

  • From the Hill

    Congressional budget gridlock With the appropriations cycle stalled since July—and with little real hope of a completed appropriations cycle to begin with—Congress has now resumed the political gamesmanship around continuing resolutions and… Read More



Book Reviews

  • The Lessons of J. Robert Oppenheimer

    “Whatever the enemy may be planning, American science will be equal to the challenge.”                                                               —Franklin Delano Roosevelt, June 29, 1943 A commonplace of national security debates is that science, supported by the… Read More
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