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NSF's public investment in science, engineering, education and technology helps to create knowledge and sustain prosperity. Read here about the Internet, microbursts, Web browsers, extrasolar planets, and more... a panoply of discoveries and innovations that began with NSF support.

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Photo of a dog's blood being take in the back of a pick-up truck mobbed by interested Papuans. Down Boy: Investigating the Domestication of Dogs Through DNA
NSF-supported researchers map the genetic origins of ôvillage" dogs on five continents
Released  February 24, 2011
Photo of worker termites protected by a soldier. Termite Battles May Explain Evolution of Social Insects
Research on why early termite offspring remained home with their parents, instead of leaving to create their own colonies, could provide a missing link to the evolution of sterility among social insects
Released  February 17, 2010

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