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July 18th, 2005

White House’s Tech Strategy

The White House wants government research and development activities in the fiscal 2007 budget proposal to focus on homeland security, high-end computing, nanotechnology and cyber security, according to a memorandum by President Bush's top budget and science advisers.

The Bush administration also encouraged novel approaches to accelerating activities that incorporate nanotechnology and nanoscience with other sciences. Bolten and Marburger emphasized that a high priority should be given to the societal impacts, including human health and environmental issues, related to nanotechnology.


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