Occasional musings about academia, research, travel, arts, and, most importantly, cycling.
Saturday, July 10, 2010
The Best Use of Stimulus Funds I've Read About
The Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee received stimulus funds from the government to develop lower-cost carbon composite materials (see here). I don't see how this provides any real short-term stimulus to the economy. But more importantly, it could lead to lower-cost carbon bicycles for consumers like me.