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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

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Being thoughtful about protecting yourself and others from COVID-19 will save lives.



Explore below to discover COVID-19 (coronavirus) resources, compiled by the Science, Space, and Technology Committee Republicans in response to the golbal pandemic.


STEM AT HOME: Learning from home doesn't mean missing out on STEM education

Browse resources from Federal Agencies like NASA, the Environmental Protection Agency, the National Science foundation, NOAA, and more

BDAM Creativity Catapult

Scholastic Magazine

The American Geophysical Union

The Smithsonian Institution


FEDERAL GUIDLINES AND RESOURCES

Stay up to date on Federal recommendations

Tune in to the White House Press Briefing every day at 5:00PM ET for the latest


CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION

How to protect yourself

What to do if you're sick

Symptoms and testing

Frequently Asked Questions


ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

The EPA continuously updates this list of over 370 approved disinfectants that protect against COVID-19

 



 

FEDERALLY FUNDED STEM RESEARCH IS ON THE FRONT LINE

National Institute of Standards and Technology

 

The Department of Energy, National Labs, NASA, and the National Science Foundation partner with industry and Academia to form the High-Performance Computing Consortium

 

Department of Energy's National Labs leverage next-gen technology to respond to the novel coronavirus.

 

Argonne National Lab and Academic partners identify and map protein molecules that may lead to a COVID-19 treatment.

 

Environmental Protection Agency

 

National Center for Atmospheric Research provides enhanced supercomputing capabilities to the High-Performance Computing Consortium.

 

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and North American Electric Reliability Corporation ensure the US' electric system stays online.

 

National Science Foundation awards grants for rapid response research related to COVID-19.

 

America Makes is bringing together public resources and private industry, leveraging 3D printing technology to manufacture Personal Protective Equipment.

 

 

More on COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

May 22, 2020 Press Release

Republican Members of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee sent a letter to the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) today.

May 11, 2020 Press Release
(Washington, DC) – House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Ranking Member Frank Lucas released a statement today commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the establishment of the National Science Foundation (NSF). 
 
May 4, 2020 Press Release

Today, the top Republicans from seven different House committees — led by Oversight Ranking Member Jim Jordan (R-OH) — sent a letter to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos asking for information about the Chinese Communist Party’s investment in American colleges and universities to further its strategic and propaganda goals.

What the letter says:

Apr 24, 2020 Press Release

House Science, Space, and Technology Committee Ranking Member Frank Lucas has introduced legislation to support the scientific community’s ability to fight the novel coronavirus and other infectious diseases.

H.R. 6599, the Computing Opportunities to Vanquish Infectious Diseases Research Act of 2020 (the COVID Research Act) authorizes critical work being done by the federal research enterprise to successfully combat infectious diseases like COVID-19.