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Science  14 Apr 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5771, pp. 176
DOI: 10.1126/science.312.5771.176b

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MELBOURNE-- Australia is considering a radical overhaul of the way it allocates funds to universities and research institutions. But some academics worry that the changes could be costly without significantly improving basic research. (Read more.)

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