The Personal Blog of Stephen Sekula

Saber Rattling

The saber rattling might be starting in Congress. A scan of news articles on the net reveals concerns over NASA budget shortfalls (1/2 billion), the cost in jobs in Long Island, and the loss of funding for new projects slated to start this year. Here is a sampling:

“Congress : Bishop, Schumer, Clinton Urge Restoration of Important Science Funding Affecting BNL”:

“Budget bungle costs NASA half a billion dollars”:

“Houston Chronicle: Budget crunch may dim vision for NASA”:

“AIP FYI #3: Time is of the Essence: FY 2007 NSF Budget Increase”: