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FYI This Week

NSF Director France Córdova and White House Office of Science and Technology Policy Director Kelvin Droegemeier at the agency’s 2018 award ceremony.
- Droegemeier Takes NSF’s Helm
- Congress Resorts to ‘Paper’ Hearings
- NASA Outlines Long-Term Lunar Plans
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