News & Analysis2014 Science Indicators

New NSF Report Shows Where U.S. Leads and Lags

Science  14 Feb 2014:
Vol. 343, Issue 6172, pp. 718
DOI: 10.1126/science.343.6172.718

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Policy wonks can gorge on the 2014 edition of the biennial Science and Engineering Indicators from the National Science Foundation. The 600-page tome tracks the continued rise of China and other Asian countries at the same time it documents areas where the United States has retained its preeminence.