Science education initiatives are critical to the future of U.S. aerospace

Udall, Mark
October 2007
Hill;10/3/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 115, p38
The article reports on the benefits offered by the America Creating Opportunities to Meaningfully Promote Excellence in Technology, Education, and Science (COMPETES) Act in the U.S. The author stresses that the support extended by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) plays a significant role in enhancing the knowledge of students in the field of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. He states that funding is needed for the realization of space flight programs.


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