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Filigreed clouds of glowing gas surrounded by bright stellar clusters appear in nearby galaxy NGC 4214. The image was captured by the Hubble Space Telescope in 1997; photo courtesy of NASA and Hubble Heritage Team (see “The Promise of Space”)
NewsReport
NewsReport Spring-Summer 2000
Volume 50 Number 2


Contents
Spring-Summer 2000

EDUCATION & RESEARCH
The Promise of Space
Ensuring IT Leadership

ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY
Sizing Up NASA
Safe Send-offs Into Space
Role of Small Satellites

HEALTH, SAFETY, & SOCIAL ISSUES
Doctors, A Click Away
Antioxidants, Anyone?
Kids and Internet Porn
A Better Safety Net
The Aging Mind
A Final War on TB

ENVIRONMENT & RESOURCES
Regulating Biotech Crops
Power to Spare
Too Much of a Good Thing
Privatizing Helium

ITEMS
New Projects
New Publications


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