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June 24, 2014

Open Science Grid app The Open Science Grid enables faster, more efficient analysis of data from the Large Hadron Collider-and also contributes to advancements in fields from geology to medicine. Full Story


The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency that supports fundamental research and education across all fields of science and engineering. In fiscal year (FY) 2017, its budget is $7.5 billion. NSF funds reach all 50 states through grants to nearly 2,000 colleges, universities and other institutions. Each year, NSF receives more than 48,000 competitive proposals for funding and makes about 12,000 new funding awards.

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