With the Government’s Autumn Statement on the horizon next week, we’ve teamed up with Scientists for EU to make the case that science is an investment the Chancellor should make.

We’re going to be to sharing a series of infographics showing the impact that research funding has on the economy. Please share them and help us get the word out!

Our second infographic is now live, which shows the returns to the US economy from public investment in genomics research:

Find out the full story, and get the numbers behind the infographic, over at Scienceogram.

Here’s the first infographic, showing the huge economic returns on investment in science. Please share it far and wide!

For more details on the numbers, see the blog post on Scienceogram which has full links to sources used.

We’d also like you to follow us on social media and sign up to our mailing list so we can keep you up to date with Science is Vital news and actions you can take. We’re going to be launching our new campaign about EU research funding very soon, and we’re going to need your help.

Here’s what to do:

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