The 'Obama Effect' On Science

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President Obama pledged in his inaugural speech to "restore science to its rightful place."

For more on how the new administration will impact the sciences, Tony Cox turns to Al Teich, Director of Science and Policy Programs at the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

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