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Science Sonnets

“The words of poems are the tuft and final applause of science.” So said the great American poet Walt Whitman. But what did…

Vaccines: Herd Immunity, Passports, Reaching the Underserved

As the COVID-19 vaccinations roll out with increasing speed, questions are now arising about herd immunity, the need to reach underserved populations, and…

The Moments That Could Have Accidentally Ended Humanity

In recent history, a few individuals have made decisions that could, in theory, have unleashed killer aliens or set Earth’s atmosphere on fire….

Duke Students Contribute Chapter to the Lewis Latimer Plan for Digital Equity and Inclusion

This past fall, a group of students in Professor Matt Perault’s class on Technology Policy for the New Administration co-authored Chapter 14 of…

The Global Rise of the Modern Plug-In Electric Vehicle: Public Policy, Innovation and Strategy

Co-Hosted by the Duke Center on Risk in Science & Society and the Duke University Energy Initiative. We may be standing at the…