What impact does government funded basic research have on the economy?

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02/13/2018 12:00 AM EST

Laura Phillips talking and text of Ask a Scientist

Have the impact government funded basic research has on the economy? Dr. Lara Philips Schroeder, Founder and CEO of Spheryx Inc., answers your question in this edition of Ask a Scientist. Spheryx is supported by AmericaƂs Seed Fund powered by the National Science Foundation, a nearly …

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