Catalyst: News in the Field

by SRA International on November 6, 2017

Dr. Phillip Earl Myers, 73, of Bowling Green passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his family.... Read more

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by SRA International on November 1, 2017

In light of the effects of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria on the performance of grantees located in the affected areas, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has worked with the Federal agencies to coordinate activities that will assist grantees, where possible, in resuming the operations of the grantee organizations, particularly in the performance of Federal program objectives.... Read more

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by SRA International on October 31, 2017

We are pleased to announce that a revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG), (NSF 18-1) has been issued.... Read more

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by SRA International on October 25, 2017

The Community College Innovation Challenge (CCIC) is a prestigious, two-stage competition where community college teams use science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) to innovate solutions to real-world problems, compete for cash awards, and earn full travel support (students and faculty) to attend an Innovation Boot Camp in Washington, D.C.... Read more

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by SRA International on October 25, 2017

Infant cries activate specific brain regions related to movement and speech, according to a National Institutes of Health study of mothers in 11 countries.... Read more

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by SRA International on October 25, 2017

The National Institutes of Health today launch a major effort to discover and catalog the brain’s “parts list.” The NIH’s Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative Cell Census Network (BICCN) aims to provide researchers with a comprehensive reference of the diverse cell types in human, monkey, and mouse brain.... Read more

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by SRA International on October 25, 2017

The National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH), part of the National Institutes of Health, has launched Know the Science, an initiative aiming to clarify and explain scientific topics related to health research.... Read more

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by SRA International on October 25, 2017

Through its Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP), NSF has funded thousands of graduate researchers, many of whom have made important discoveries while still in graduate school.... Read more

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by SRA International on October 25, 2017

For the first time, scientists have directly detected gravitational waves -- ripples in space-time -- in addition to light from the spectacular collision of two neutron stars.... Read more

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by SRA International on October 25, 2017

Women who have had gestational diabetes may be able to reduce or even eliminate their risk for cardiovascular disease by following a healthy lifestyle in the years after giving birth, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health.... Read more

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