National Science Foundation History
Rita R. Colwell, NSF Director 1998 - 2004
The "Silent Sputnik" Challenge for U.S. Science and Engineering
With an introduction by Patricia P. Galloway, NSB Member 2006-2012 and Vice Chair 2008-2010
This video is from the NSF 60th anniversary symposium held on Feb. 20, 2010 at the 2010 AAAS Annual Meeting in San Diego, California. Read more about the symposium at this link.