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Photo of dried kenaf, a plant similar to bamboo
People stand in a food bank storage area.
  • Engineering a better food bank
  • Key nodes in a vast national food distribution system, food banks manage complex logistics that help connect families to farms
  • Released September 22, 2014
 Sunghee Lee and three students in her lab
  • The right chemistry
  • NSF-funded researcher mixes mentoring and materials science
  • Released September 17, 2014
male scientist at work
Children taking a test.
Student in science class with balance.
image of protein strcuture and text photo gallery
  • Computing a cure for HIV
  • Nine ways NSF-supported supercomputers help scientists understand and treat the disease
  • Released June 26, 2014
children assembling test circuits
  • Engineering for all
  • The "maker movement" shines a spotlight on DIY design and manufacturing
  • Released June 17, 2014
Children in a Sea Perch team with a remotely operated vehicle.

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