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" States as may be designated, and the Academy shall, whenever called upon by any Department of the Government, investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art... "
Supplemental Appropriation Bill for 1962: Hearings Before the Committee on ... - Page 692
by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations - 1961 - 807 pages
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Cardinal Choices: Presidential Science Advising from the Atomic Bomb to SDI ...

Science - 1992 - 358 pages
...of another war—had managed to open such a channel. Although the academy's charter requires that it "shall, whenever called upon by any department of...experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art," in practice it and the National Research Council received few such summonses. Apart from sporadic requests...
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Meta-Analysis in Medicine and Health Policy

Dalene Stangl, Donald A. Berry - Mathematics - 2000 - 414 pages
...It was chartered by Congress in 1863 to provide a mechanism for eminent scientists and engineers to "investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art" requested by the government. The Institute of Medicine was established in 1970 by the NAS to enlist...
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The Economics of Science and Technology: An Overview of Initiatives to ...

M.P. Feldman, Albert N. Link, Donald S. Siegel, Donald Siegel - Business & Economics - 2002 - 135 pages
...funded the Academy but not the members affiliated with it who had (Unesco 1968, p. 14): an obligation to investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art in response to a request from any department of the Government. Then, as today, the Academy is independent...
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Science and Technology Advice for Congress

Millett Granger Morgan, Jon M. Peha - Political Science - 2003 - 236 pages
...supplying advice to Congress since 1863, when Congress chartered the National Academy of Sciences to "whenever called upon by any department of the Government,...experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art." This charter was signed by President Lincoln during the height of the US Civil War, and the president...
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End the Biggest Educational and Intellectual Blunder in History: A $100,000 ...

Norman W. Edmund - Education - 2005 - 621 pages
...an independent organization and is not part of the federal government. However, its charter provides that "the Academy shall, whenever called upon by any...department of the Government, investigate, examine, and experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art." The National Academy of Sciences prepares...
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Sources and Methods of Foreign Nationals Engaged in Economic and ..., Volume 4

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Immigration, Border Security, and Claims - Aliens - 2005 - 77 pages
...chatter the NAE is directed "whenever called upon by any department or agency of the government, to investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art [technology]." I am pleased to come to this bearing today to remind all members of the committee of...
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Science but Not Scientists

Vernon L. Grose - Education - 2006 - 740 pages
...according to its act of incorporation, "shall, whenever called upon by any department of the (Federal) Government, investigate, examine, experiment and report upon any subject of science or art." It is clearly a national body, although by 1974 it also had elected into its membership 138 foreign...
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Science, Technology, and Global Economic Competitiveness: Hearing ..., Volume 4

United States, United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science - Competition, International - 2006 - 621 pages
...charter the NAE is directed "whenever called upon by any department or agency of the government, to investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art [technology]." The NAE's 1998 strategic plan, however, goes beyond this reactive, "whenever called...
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Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics ...

Ronald J. Burke, Mary C. Mattis - Social Science - 2007 - 379 pages
...charter the NAE is directed 'whenever called upon by any department or agency of the government, to investigate, examine, experiment, and report upon any subject of science or art'. The NAE is a private, independent, non-profit institution. In addition to its role as advisor to the federal...
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