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NASA Meeting Bars Chinese Students

Science  11 Oct 2013:
Vol. 342, Issue 6155, pp. 177
DOI: 10.1126/science.342.6155.177

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NASA has told several Chinese students at U.S. universities that they cannot attend an astrophysics conference next month at its Ames Research Center. Scientists say they were surprised to learn about the NASA policy, aimed at thwarting military and economic espionage, and some want their colleagues to boycott the meeting.