S&T Policy

INVESTMENT
Researchers use crowdfunding to fund research projects
ADAM BROWN
British bioenergy expert says the sector needs greater public policy support
JOURNALS
German universities wrestle with publishing giant to expand open access
GENDER
Projects stir interest in the sciences among female high school students
FUNDING
US Congress research budget avoids drastic cutbacks in research investment
DONATION
PR specialist left part of her estate to FAPESP to fund stem-cell research
PUBLIC POLICY 
Study addresses the role of individuals who help mobilize society
INNOVATION
Model offers companies funding and cooperation with research groups
EDUCATION
Quadrennial CAPES evaluation shows increasing number and quality of courses
JOURNALS
Open access to Brazilian journals is important, but its impact is limited
COLLABORATION
Scientific research conducted with non-scientists is gaining ground
ENVIRONMENT
The Atlantic Forest is again growing in the Paraíba Valley
INDICATORS
FAPESP continues its pace of investment according to the institution’s report
ATLAS 
Study indicates favorable areas for exploring solar energy in Brazil
PUBLIC HEALTH 
Study maps changes in federal spending on the purchase of medications
BIBLIOMETRICS
New strategies for resolving ambiguities in bibliographic references
SOUMITRA DUTTA
Indian researcher releases new edition on international ranking of innovation
SCIENTOMETRICS
Experts study papers that were only belatedly recognized
INNOVATION
IMF and OECD suggest tax incentives for companies to do more research
STARTUPS
FAPESP’s PIPE program has supported over 1,100 businesses
ECOLOGY
Inventory finds unexpected species diversity in the São Paulo capital
FUNDING
Institute to invest up to R$18 million per year in research in Brazil
GENDER
A study compares scientific output by women in a range of countries
RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT
Cooperation between businesses and universities is not always strong
DIFFUSION
Preprints gain popularity in biology and the social sciences
UNITED STATES
Trump’s anti-immigration policy frightens the U.S. scientific community
INNOVATION
Evaluation of the BNDES program finds that 67% of projects resulted in products
AWARDS
British award honors creators of digital imaging
INDICATORS
Map shows distribution of scientific competencies in São Paulo
COSMOLOGY
Radio telescope will study phenomena that occurred shortly after the Big Bang

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