On March 29, the House Science Committee convened a hearing titled, “Climate Science: Assumptions, Policy Implications, and the Scientific Method.” The scientific method has become a central issue in the committee’s work this year. The House has passed two bills to overhaul how the Environmental Protection Agency uses and reviews science. Proponents say the legislation would … Continue reading Climate Science: Assumptions, Policy Implications, and the Scientific Method
Bills to Follow: Increasing Research for- Weather and Forecasting, Great Lakes, Plumbing, Marine Mammals, NASA Authorization and more.
PART 2: NASA’s programs in Earth science are central to three important Presidential initiatives: the Climate Change Research Initiative, Global Earth Observation, and the Oceans Action Plan. NASA's budget request for 2017 is intrinsically linked to the $2.68-billion Global Change Research Program budget for 2017 ($1.54 billion of NASA’s Earth science research is including, constituting 58 percent of that total).
The House Committee on Rules will meet Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 5:00 PM in H-313 at The Capitol to review HM 34 Tsunami Warning, Education, and Research Act of 2015. HR 34 has not been amended since it was introduced on Jan 6, 2015.
The Senate Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development is considering the current market, regulations, oversight and future of nuclear power. The 2017 Senate Energy and Water Appropriations bill includes $95 million for this work.
From climate monitoring, to diabetes, maternal care, water quality, coral reefs, and HeLa Cells- 7 House Committee Bills to Follow Today
There are several open calls for public input by the United States Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) Public Contribution System.