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Goldin Puts NASA on New Trajectory

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Science  10 May 1996:
Vol. 272, Issue 5263, pp. 800
DOI: 10.1126/science.272.5263.800


Keen political instincts, stamina, and a ruthless management style have helped Dan Goldin lead a revolution at this once-placid space agency. But now Goldin faces his biggest challenge—doing faster, cheaper, and better science with a shrinking budget that contains several politically untouchable programs. Is he up to the task? “I won't give up,” he promises.