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Can Space Station Science Be Fixed?

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Science  24 May 2002:
Vol. 296, Issue 5572, pp. 1387-1389
DOI: 10.1126/science.296.5572.1387

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Next month, a star-studded, 20-member scientific panel appointed by NASA Administrator Sean O'Keefe will propose a firm list of priorities for research aboard the space station. To be effective, the panel must make a case convincing enough to win the backing of a cash-strapped NASA, a parochial Congress, and a fed-up research community--a tall order. The timing may be right, however.