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Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Director Michael Witherell, left, leads PCAST members and staff on a tour of the lab in January. A.N. Sreeram, second from right, is the chair of the council’s Subcommittee on New Models of Engagement for Federal and Nationa
- PCAST Presenting Recommendations
- Top Two Pentagon R&D Officials Resign
- H-1B Visa Suspension Blasted
- Plus: Upcoming Events / Opportunities / Around the Web

FYI Trackers

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A digest of the latest opportunities in science policy from around the web, such as open positions on advisory committees, calls for information, fellowships, jobs, and internships.