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Is the Dark Web a Playground for Criminals or a Tool for Good?

Lurking beneath the surface of the normal internet lies the dark web, a labyrinthine network of hidden websites accessible only through specialized software. Often...
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Is the Dark Web a Playground for Criminals or a Tool for Good?

Lurking beneath the surface of the normal internet lies the dark web, a labyrinthine network of hidden websites accessible only through specialized software. Often...

Privacy in the Age of Surveillance

In the digital age, the lines between public and private have blurred. Our every click, swipe, and purchase leaves a trail of data, meticulously...

Can Algorithms Deliver Justice?

While scales of justice have long been a symbol of fairness and impartiality, that has never been completely accurate. Racial, gender, and class has...
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A science communicator takes a communications class?!

Even though I have been involved with the STEMComm VIP team for almost four full years now, I have never taken the time to...
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Joshua Suber

Making Bad Decisions: The Science of Decision-Making

MAKING BAD DECISIONS Ever wonder why you make such bad decisions. We make around 35,000 decisions every day, and they can’t all be good. There...
Joshua Suber

A World with New Plastic

THE PROBLEM Plastic pollution continues to be a growing environmental issue. Around 79% of plastic is gathered in either landfills or natural environments. Due to...
Emily Hokett

Sleep Well: Your Psychological Health Depends On It

  There is some truth to the phrase “waking up on the wrong side of the bed.” When I don’t sleep very well, I will...
Emily Hokett

DUIs and Driving While Sleep Deprived: The Dangerous Similarities

Life as a student can be frustratingly busy at times. In the most difficult periods, you have to complete multiple assignments simultaneously, all the...