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March 27th, 2007

The science raid is under way

Abstract:
The Engineering and Physical Science Research Council says top-slicing £29m from its budget for this year means it will have to cut 52 research grants worth roughly £14m. It will also have to abandon plans to fund four extra ideas factories - workshops to think about new ways of approaching research projects - saving it £6.5m, and will cut £5m worth of planned investment in new equipment for nanotechnology. The EPSRC will also withdraw an offer of £3.5m to contribute to the construction of the Diamond Synchrotron light source.

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