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Building a Bridge Between The Big Bang and Biology

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Science  08 Nov 1996:
Vol. 274, Issue 5289, pp. 912
DOI: 10.1126/science.274.5289.912


Space scientists from a host of disciplines met last week in Washington to build a case for protecting and expanding work into the origins of the universe, planetary systems, and life itself. Their goal: to convince the Clinton Administration that further cuts to NASA's science budget will endanger efforts to understand how life emerged.