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Why Banning Laptops from Airplane Cabins Doesn’t Make Sense

It’s tempting to think that any level of cost and inconvenience is sensible if it cuts the risk of an attack even a little. But risks, inherent in flying and even driving, can never be avoided entirely...

May 17, 2017 — Cassandra Burke Robertson, Irina D. Manta and The Conversation US

Why More Scientists Are Needed in the Public Square

The president of one of the country's leading research university systems argues that the academic community has to make sure researchers and scientists engage with the general public

October 13, 2015 — Janet Napolitano President, University of California and The Conversation US
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