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Media Advisory 05-028

Sign Up for NSF's New E-Newsletter and Stay Current

December 28, 2005

This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.

The National Science Foundation (NSF) announces the debut of NSF Current, an e-newsletter highlighting research and education projects supported by the foundation.

NSF Current, published by NSF's Office of Legislative and Public Affairs, will notify stakeholders of current trends in basic science and engineering research and education. NSF Current will also provide information about important issues affecting NSF and the larger science and engineering enterprise.

Each edition of NSF Current includes five sections:

NSF at Work

Highlights of cutting-edge science and engineering research and education

Faces of NSF Research

A personal dialogue with an NSF stakeholder

NSF in the News

Selected recent press reports mentioning NSF

Did You Know?

Surprising facts and figures

NSF Perspectives

Messages from the NSF Director's Office and other science and technology policy news

All editions will be available online at Visit to sign up for your free subscription today!


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