XINHUA: Yearender: Britain sees scientific advancement despite uncertainties in 2017

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Release date: 26/12/2017

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But the document might not sufficiently soothe some scientists' anxieties, Kieron Flanagan, a science and technology policy expert at the University of Manchester, was quoted as saying in a Nature article.

"Non-UK EU nationals must feel battered and bruised by the uncertainty of the process," he said. "And I'm not sure how much this will do to reassure those who might be thinking twice about coming to the UK in the near future."

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TitleYearender: Britain sees scientific advancement despite uncertainties in 2017
Media name/outletXinhua
Media typeWeb
CountryChina
Date26/12/17
DescriptionBut the document might not sufficiently soothe some scientists' anxieties, Kieron Flanagan, a science and technology policy expert at the University of Manchester, was quoted as saying in a Nature article.
"Non-UK EU nationals must feel battered and bruised by the uncertainty of the process," he said. "And I'm not sure how much this will do to reassure those who might be thinking twice about coming to the UK in the near future."
URLwww.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/26/c_136853606.htm
PersonsKieron Flanagan