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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...
today i learned (til)

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...
Adult African-American man wearing a black mask talks about presentation titled "Building Better Batteries".

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...
today i learned (til)
Katelyn Sturdivant

Supermassive Black Hole Causing a Stir in the Milky Way

Have you ever wondered what goes on in outer space, especially around black holes? I know as a kid, viewing black holes as giant...
Gordon Waller

The Pollinator Commeth!

It’s pollen season, and where I live in Atlanta Mother Nature has given everything with the misfortune to be outside a healthy dusting. Now...
Hollie Blake

Earth Day Festival Turns A Gray Day Green

In 1970, 100,000 people gathered in Washington DC to protest the Vietnam War.  The deaths of Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin that year had...
Kevin Wolfe

Badass Biology: The Pistol Shrimp

“Wtf, shrimp!!? I make it all the way to this website from who knows what part of the internet, and I see 'Badass Biology'....
Margeaux Comerford

Check it out!: SciShow

The concept of a series of YouTube videos specifically designed to teach science is one that may scare the casual viral video watcher away....
Hollie Blake

Let’s Get Physical – a pumpin’ playlist to get you moving

Picture a typical 1985 aerobic dancersize class at the local YMCA.  Bright spandex, side pony-tails, colored leg warmers, metallic leotards.  Lots of makeup, minimal...