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CSIRO Staff Protest Over Federal Budget Job Cuts

CSIRO Staff Protest Over Federal Budget Job Cuts

The 2014 Federal Budget was harsh on plenty of Australians, but science took an especially rough beating. Beyond new funding for medical research, Aussie scientists have had $150 million cut from their bottom lines, and $115 million is being stripped from CSIRO. Workers from the country’s peak science research organisation…