Dear Colleagues,
  Science magazine summarizes "A Bare-Bones Budget for U.S. Science" 

The New York Times has an article on this recent cut in NSF's budget 

You can read Congressman Vernon Ehler's comments on the 
funding situation at: 

DOE's Office of Science budget will grow by 2.8%, to $3.6 billion.

Meanwhile, CORDIS News has an interview with the head of the European
Commission's unit for research infrastructures in which the
linear collider is cited as a reason for encouraging 
collaboration through EU funding. The article can be found 

Additional information on the future European Union 
research policy can be found at:

Norman Graf