The Other Manhattan Project: A Billion-Dollar Lab To Stop Agroterrorism. It’s Overbudget and Late!
In the wake of Sept. 11, federal officials said the United States needed a new, state-of-the-art facility to defend against bioterrorism and stop diseases that could devastate the country’s farm economy and threaten human lives. They chose Manhattan, Kansas, as the site of the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility.
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