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Illinois Rep Says Tornado Research Must Resume, Pointing Out It Can Save Lives With Early Warning

Rep. Bill Foster (D-IL) questions witnesses during a House Science Committee hearing on Wednesday entitled, “Weathering the Storm: Reauthorizing the National Windstorm Impact Reduction Program.” Watch the full interview here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DQAdcA-z-tg

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Fermilab scientists receive American Physical Society honors

EDITED BY LISA ROBERTS | In mid-October, the American Physical Society awarded two prestigious prizes, the 2022 Panofsky Prize and the 2022 Wilson Prize, to four scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory. Stephen Holmes and Bill Foster received the 2022 Wilson Prize for their leadership in developing the modern accelerator complex at […]

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House Hearing Witnesses Balance Needs for Research Collaboration, Security

BY LISBETH PEREZ | The COVID-19 pandemic has driven home the importance of international collaboration in science to solve global problems, and witnesses at a House Space, Science, and Technology Committee hearing on October 5 emphasized the importance of balancing the benefits of open collaboration in science with the pressing need for information security in […]

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Nearly $600,000 Grant Announced For Joliet Fire Department

WJOL 1340 | A federal grant total near $600,000 was recently announced by the federal government. Senators Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth, along Congressman Bill Foster announced $593,163 in federal funding for the Joliet Fire Department to purchase new self-contained breathing apparatus. The funding was awarded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency Assistance to Firefighters […]

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