Big Science


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A popular term for large, long-term, multi-center, and often multinational research efforts that are goal-oriented, initiated by consensus committees, rather than an individual investigator, and costly—e.g., Human Genome Project, War on Cancer, the International Space Station, Large Hadron Collider
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In an epilogue he suggests that Lawrence's story may be an elegy for Big Science itself, but this is needless embellishment.
As a cautionary point--getting to the vision of Big Science and Big Collaboration must not be a race to the lowest common denominator of data quality.
The visit was part of a week of cultural and educational activities for the winning teams from 'The Big Science Challenge'.
The British Council and Rolls-Royce will test the mettle of students from secondary schools across the UAE, Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait, Iraq, Oman, Jordan and the UK through a competition called EoACAyThe Big Science Challenge.
The competition, which is named 'The Big Science Challenge', is open to children between the ages of 11 and 16 in all schools in the country.
Biopunks want to see if the wall around the fortress of Big Science is as high as it seems and if the price of admission is really as steep as it is.
This article traces the basic qualities of big science and applies them to the history of what I envision as "big religion.
ORGANISERS of a big science fiction convention in Birmingham are hot under the collar .
This documentary, hosted by actor Ben Stein, is an investigation into Big Science and its rejection of intelligent design.
Global warming has been the center of a big science debate, and politics are commonly brought into the equation.
I have long been fascinated by the big science controversies of history, especially when they have been entangled with religion.
Famously private actor Keanu Reeves opens up on why he's excited about his new science fiction movie Keanu Reeves admits to being a big science fiction fan, so when offered the chance to play an alien for new movie 'The Day the Earth Stood Still', Reeves said he jumped at it.