The Profits of Research


A NOTIFICATION issued by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, entitled “Notes on the Conditions under which Grants are made to Students-in-Training and to Individual Workers,” states that the Department, with the object of encouraging research into, fundamental problems of pure science, is prepared to make grants to workers in educational institutions and elsewhere. I think the condition imposed in paragraph (14), which I quote, deserves a wider publicity.

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SODDY, F. The Profits of Research. Nature 101, 343–344 (1918).

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