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Allenby Publishes on Enhanced Soldiers

Faculty Fellow Brad Allenby published and article in the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists exploring the technological advancements that could lead to modified warriors. Designer Warriors: Altering Conflict- and humanity itself? discusses the developments in technology have been increasing rapidly, leaving virtually every … Continue reading

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Marchant to Speak on AI at SingularityU Event

Faculty Director Gary Marchant is set to speak about artificial intelligence (AI) at the Phoenix Chapter Meeting for Singularity University on January 22, 2019. The meeting will explore the recent advances in AI and discuss why this technology is likely … Continue reading

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Faculty Fellow Andrew Maynard Talks Sci-Fi with SETI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XSsJsZ-7XRg&t=0s&index=2&list=PLHycHI5gi3giEgPKzZRm37_cQT7xdoiZU Faculty Fellow Andrew Maynard, who just published Films from the Future: The Technology and Morality of Sci-Fi Movies, grabbed some popcorn to chat sci-fi and emerging technology with the SETI Institute’s Big Picture Science podcast. Maynard’s new book uses popular movies – like Jurassic … Continue reading

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Diana Bowman Co-authors Study on Intersection Safety

Faculty Fellow Diana Bowman co-authored a recently published study on the impact of intersection design on driver safety. The study, Evaluation of alternative intersection treatments at rural crossroads using simulation software, was published in Traffic Injury Prevention. The study used crash simulations to … Continue reading

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Center Report: Blockchain in the Courts

The Center for Law, Science and Innovation held the First Annual Dennis Karjala Memorial Workshop on November 3, 2018 at the Beus Center for Law and Society. This year’s theme was Blockchain in the Courts. Workshop participants engaged in lively presentations and … Continue reading

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Yvonne Stevens Elected as Chair of SRA Specialty Group

Faculty Fellow Yvonne Stevens has been elected chairperson of the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA)’s Risk, Policy and Law Specialty Group. LSI is excited to have one of our own leading the way on law and policy related to risk. Regarding her … Continue reading

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LSI Scholar Profile: Colleen Contreras

The Center is home to an incredible faculty and host to the top minds at the intersection of law, science, and technology. But we also attract the brightest student scholars around; you should meet them. Colleen Contreras Class of 2020 … Continue reading

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