1 September 2005

Requiem for an Office

Chris Mooney

Chris Mooney is the Washington, D.C., correspondent for Seed magazine. This article is adapted from his first book, The Republican War on Science (waronscience.com), due out this September from...

Ten years ago, congressional Republicans did away with their world-renowned scientific advisory body, the Office of Technology Assessment. Now even some conservatives admit the time has come to bring it back.