How the March for Science is Making an Impact

On April 22, 2017, thousands of scientists and science-advocates showed their support for the March for Science in cities all across the globe. On May 1, 2017, we can see the effects of the March as funding for US science agencies will remain level, or even see an increase, despite proposals from the current administration to cut funding. The biggest increase will be to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), whose budget would rise by $2 billion compared to the 2016 level, for a total of $34 billion. Read more about the budget deal here