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Moore Foundation Targets Science

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Science  24 Nov 2000:
Vol. 290, Issue 5496, pp. 1481
DOI: 10.1126/science.290.5496.1481b

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Last week, computer industry titan Gordon Moore and his wife, Betty, announced that they are creating a $5-billion-plus foundation to support scientific research, conservation, and higher education. Once fully funded within a few years, the foundation is expected to rank among the dozen largest charities based in the United States.

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