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Van Barker is an intern for the STAR-TIDES (Sharing to Accelerate Research-Transformative Innovation for Development and Emergency Support) research project at the National Defense University. Van is sophomore at Georgetown University in the School of Foreign Service. Vinay Gupta probably …
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In December 2010 the U.S. Congress passed the America Competes Reauthorization Act, providing agencies with broad authority to conduct prize competitions as called for in President Obama‚Äôs 2010 Strategy for American Innovation. The America Competes Reauthorization Act gives agencies a …
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Michael Jeffries is a hydrographer for the Navy and the Technical Director of the Fleet Survey Team. On this Armed with Science podcast, he discusses the techniques and tools of ocean bottom mapping; the use of expeditionary Fleet Survey Teams; …
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