October 1, 2013
NIH Invites New Research on Violence, With Focus on Guns
In the political arena, little seems to have changed in response to last year's killing of 20 students and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School, in Connecticut. Congress refused to toughen background checks for gun buyers, and states passing more-restrictive laws were outnumbered by those going the other direction.
In the world of scientific research, however,