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Oceanography: Hearing Highlights Hopes, Realities

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Science  02 Feb 1996:
Vol. 271, Issue 5249, pp. 591
DOI: 10.1126/science.271.5249.591


A 4-hour hearing by three House subcommittees featured rare bipartisan agreement on the need for the federal government to do more to promote oceanographic research—even if there's no new money to spend.