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CONTENTS

LETTER OF TRANSMITTAL. .............................
THE DIRECTOR’S STATEMENT. ..........................
PROGRAM
ACTIVITIES
OF
THE
NATIONAL
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SCIENCE
FOUNDATION
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INTRODUCTION.
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PROGRESS
IN SCIENCE
EDUCATION
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GRADUATE EDUCATION IN SCIENCE.
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Fellowships and Traineeships.
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Advanced Science Education.
SCIENCE EDUCATION FOR TEACHERS. .................
Elementary and Secondary School Teachers. .......
College Teachers. ..............................
COURSE CONTENT AND MATERIALS. ..................
Projects for Elementary and Secondary Schools. ....
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Projects for Colleges and Universities.
OTHER SCIENCE EDUCATION ACTIVITIES. ..............
Activities for High-Ability
Secondary School Students.
Activities for Able Undergraduate
Students. .......
Instructional
Scientific Equipment
Program. .......
COMPLEMENTARY FUNCTIONS OF THE U.S. OFFICE OF
EDUCATION. .....................................
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SUPPORT
OF SCIENTIFIC
RESEARCH.
BASIC RESEARCH PROJECTS..........................
Mathematical
and Physical Sciences. .............
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Engineering.
Biological and ‘Medical Sciences. .................
Social Sciences. ................................
NATIONAL RESEARCH PROGRAMS .....................
United States Antarctic Research Program (USARP) .
Deep Crustal Studies of the Earth (Project Mohole) .
International
Indian Ocean Expedition
(IIOE) .....
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Weather Modification.
United States-Japan Cooperative
Science Program.
International
Years of the Quiet Sun (IQSY) ......
SPECIALIZED UNIVERSIIY RESEARCH FACILITIES. .......
NATIONAL
RESEARCH
CENTERS .................
NATIONAL RADIO ASTRONOMY OBSERVATORY. .........
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Facilities and Instrumentation.
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Research Programs
Visitors, Students, and Staff. ....................
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NATIONAL
RESEARCH
CENTERS-Continued
KITT PEAK NATIONAL OBSERVATORY. ................
Instrumentation
and Associated Research Programs.
Solar Eclipse Expedition.
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Visitors, Students, and Staff. .....................
CERRO TOLOLO INTER-AMERICAN OBSERVATORY. .....
NATIONAL CENTER FOR ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH. .....
Facilities. .....................................
Research Programs. ............................
Visitors, Students, and Staff. ....................
JNSTITUTIONAL
PROGRAMS.
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GENERAL FACILITIES FOR GRADUATE SCIENCE. .........
SCIENCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM. .................
INSTITUTIONAL GRANTS FOR SCIENCE. .............
SCIENCE
INFORMATION.
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NATIONAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND SERVICES. ......
Progress in Selected Scientific Disciplines.
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Libraries Within a National Information
System. ..
RESEARCH AND EXPERIMENTATION. ..................
Communication
Patterns. .......................
Organization
of Information.
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Network and System Relationships
and Evaluations.
Automatic
Language Processing. .................
Scientific Publications.
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SCIENCE INFORMATION COORDINATION. ...............
FOREIGN SCIENCE INFORMATION. .....................
INTERNATIONAL
SCIENCE
ACTIVITIES
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RESEARCH. .......................................
SCIENCE EDUCATION. ...............................
ECONOMIC AND MANPOWER STUDIES. ................
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES, TRAVEL AND EXCHANGE.
SCIENCE INFORMATION ACTIVITIES. ...................
EXCHANGES WITH EAST EUROPEAN COUNTRIES. .......
INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION YEAR. ................
INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS. ....................
DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS. ...............
SCIENCE
POLICY
PLANNING.
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PLANNING A NATIONAL POLICY FOR SCIENCE. .........
NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION PLANNING ORGANIZATION ...........................................
Office of Economic and Manpower
Studies. .......
Office of Science Resources Planning. .............
Office of Program Development
and Analysis. ......
Data Processing Center. ........................
Additional
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APPENDICES
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A. National
Science Board, Staff, Committees,
and
Advisory Panels. . . . , . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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B. Financial Report for Fiscal Year 1965. . . . . . . .
from Activities
Supported by the
C. Patents Resulting
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National Science Foundation.
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D, National
Science Foundation-Sponsored
Scientific
and Advanced
Science
Conferences,
Symposia,
Seminars Held During Fiscal Year 1964. . . .
E. Publications of the National Science Foundation.
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A listing of grants, contracts, and Fellowships awarded in fiscal year 1965 appears in
publication
entitled
National
a separate
Science Foundation
Grants
and Awards,
Fiscal Year 1965, NSF 66-2. It is available
from the Superintendent
of Documents, U.S.
Government
Printing
Office,
Washington,
D.C.

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