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Deep Cuts Put Heat on Fusion, Labs

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Science  03 Nov 1995:
Vol. 270, Issue 5237, pp. 728
DOI: 10.1126/science.270.5237.728a


The final budget bill for the Department of Energy doesn't carry out the Republican's pledge to kill off the department, but it will starve many of its programs. Fusion research and development takes a hard hit, and cost-cutting will be stepped up at the national labs.