News Roundup: Financial Crises, Government Shutdowns, Deadline Changes and More

If you’ve been following the financial crisis in Greece, you already know that things are dire. How does that affect Greek researchers? Here’s an interesting perspective from Science Insider. 

Are we approaching another government shutdown this fall? Nancy Pelosi thinks so. 

Deadlines are changing for NIH final reports and closeout!

NSF reports that federal funding for universities in science and engineering fields is down 6%.

Withholding data: bad science or misconduct? Nicole Janz at London School of Economics and Political Science offers some perspective.

In other research misconduct news, the researcher who faked data on HIV vaccine research has been sentenced to prison for fraud.  Read about it here. 



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