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Beyond Asimov: How to plan for ethical robots

As robots become integrated into society more widely, we need to be sure they’ll behave well among us.|Medium Read
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Thorny technical questions remain for net neutrality

Not all online traffic is the same; should we treat it the same anyway?|Medium Read
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Local news station speaks with Professor Lynch about bridge safety

Toledo’s Channel 11 (WTOL) recently spoke with Professor Jerry Lynch in a segment on bridge safety.|Short Read
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Professor Daigger contributes to National Academy study on science and technology

Professor Glen Daigger is a member of the Committee on Science and Technology Capabilities at the Department of State, which produced the study, entitled “Diplomacy for the 21st Century: Embedding a Culture of Science and Technology Throughout the Department of State.”|Short Read
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Professor Clack in new video

Associate Professor Herek Clack is featured in a new video from MConneX titled, “Mercury in the Air.”|Short Read
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Professor Gronewold writes Great Lakes article for EOS

Adjunct Assistant Professor Drew Gronewold recently wrote an article for EOS titled, “Water Levels Surge on Great Lakes.”|Short Read
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Professor El-Tawil in a new research video

Professor Sherif El-Tawil is in a new video from MConneX titled, “Using virtual reality to train future engineers.”|Short Read
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Professor Gronewald explains Great Lakes levels rebound

Adjunct Professor Drew Gronewald spoke with Michigan Radio’s Environment Report about the Great Lakes water level recovery.|Short Read
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Emmy Award for Fracktopia documentary

Michigan Engineering's short documentary Fracktopia has won an Emmy Award from the Michigan chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.|Short Read
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Professor Everett continues to row with his 1980 Olympics team

Professor John Everett is a member of the 1980 U.S. Olympic rowing team that never had a chance to compete in the Games. That year, President Jimmy Carter decided the United States would boycott the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow because of the Soviet Union's invasion of Afghanistan. |Short Read
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IWA President’s lecture will be online

The 2013 Richart Lecture, presented by International Water Association (IWA) President Dr. Glen Daigger, will be available online through MConneX.|Short Read
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Professor Ellis discusses fracturing in Scientific American

A recent article in Scientific American entitled, “Secrets of Fracking Fluids Pave Way for Cleaner Recipe,” referenced Professor Brian Ellis.|Short Read