How the Sequester Will Affect Science and Technology

At midnight tonight, the federal government's budget sequester kicks in. That means—if congressional leaders and President Obama can't sort out their disagreements over the country's finances—$85 billion will be cut from the 2013 budgets for government programs. Space exploration, medical research, and technology… » 3/01/13 2:20pm 3/01/13 2:20pm