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Ukraine's Science Reformers Seize the Moment

Science  14 Mar 2014:
Vol. 343, Issue 6176, pp. 1185
DOI: 10.1126/science.343.6176.1185

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In the shadow of the crisis in Crimea, Ukrainian legislators are weighing a pair of science and education bills that would set up a competitive grant system, root out moribund institutions, give greater autonomy to universities, and make it easier to ship reagents and biological samples into and out of the country.