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NSF and Homeland Security
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Protecting the Homeland
The White House focus on news and policies -- policies to strengthen the security of our Nation's infrastructure and our borders.

Fighting a Global War on Terror http://www.whitehouse.gov/infocus/nationalsecurity/
The White House focus on news and policies -- commitment to fighting the war on terrorism.

America Responds to Terrorism
A compilation of resources and information for citizens about protecting our nation from terrorism.

Understanding Ground Zero
NSF Media Briefing featuring six of the nation's top rapid-response researchers who reported on their experiences at Ground Zero, highlighted the concerns facing disaster researchers, and shared their results.

Disasters: Preparing for the Worst
NSF Special Report on how scientists are working to anticipate and minimize the worst effects of disasters.

Disasters and Hazard Mitigation: Living More Safely on a Restless Planet
A chapter about NSF research on understanding the causes and effects of disasters and making the world safer -- from "America's Investment in the Future," a book highlighting achievements and benefits resulting from NSF's investments in science and engineering over the years.

DETER: A Laboratory for Security Research
In conjunction with DHS, NSF is funding the Cyber Defense Technology Experimental Research network (DETER) -- a system of nearly 1,000 computers used by researchers in the search of better security solutions.


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