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Apr282015
2015 Henry and Bryna David Lecture: “Communicating the Value and Values of Science”
NAS Keck Center
(Washington, DC)


Apr292015
Jefferson Science Fellows Distinguished Lecture Series
Smart Grid for All
National Academy of Sciences
(Washington, DC)

Apr292015
G7 science academies
Release of 3 statements on global health and on oceans
(Berlin, Germany)


Apr
29-302015

Pathways to Urban Sustainability: Challenges and Opportunities
Second meeting
(Long Beach, CA )


Media Coverage

Emerging TechEmerging and Readily Available Technologies and National Security-A Framework for Addressing Ethical, Legal, and Societal Issues (2014)
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March 30. 2015
The Pentagon Is Putting Big Money Into Synthetic Biology
BuzzFeed News
In 2010, DARPA asked the National Academy of Sciences how to handle the ethics of synthetic biology, robot weapons, and bionic soldiers.

June 11, 2014
The Facebook War
The Slate
A recent report by the National Academy of Sciences suggests a code of ethics for cyberwarfare, as well as for other existing and emerging technologies. A conference at Notre Dame brought together experts to discuss...
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