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OSTI Not Only Has a Mission, OSTI is On a Mission

by Dr. Walt Warnick 06 Jul, 2010 in Products and Content

The notion that science progresses only if knowledge is shared is the reason that OSTI wascreated in 1947. Documents sent to and from President Franklin Roosevelt near the end of World War II included this rationale for sharing knowledge, and the concept was incorporated into the Atomic Energy Act of 1946 which led to the creation of OSTI.


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