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PODCAST | The Science of Human Security: Social science & violent extremism

By Carlos Faraco
In a world that plagued by incidents of violent extremism and terror, we are often presented with messages or news stories that focus on the leaders of extremist organizations or the perpetrators of

PODCAST | The Science of Human Security: Building Communities Resilient to Violent Extremism

By Carlos Faraco
In a world that is currently plagued by incidents of violent extremism and terror, we are often presented with messages or news stories that focus on the leaders of violent extremist organizations or

PODCAST | Reality at the smallest scale: What is quantum physics and why should you care?

By Eric Breckenfeld
“Quantum physics” is often viewed in popular culture as being entirely incomprehensible. STPF fellows Eric Breckenfeld and Jonathan Trinastic speak with three physicists from government, academia and

PODCAST | From Food Waste and Wasted Food to Resource Recovery

By Ariela Zycherman
Americans waste 40% of their food. How did we become so wasteful and what can we do about it? Dr. Ariela Zycherman is joined by Dr. Irina Feygina of Climate Central, Jason Turgeon of the Environmental

PODCAST | Scientists are People, Too, Episode 1

By Danielle Friend
This is the first episode in a new series called “Scientists are People Too.” In each episode, we will ask scientists about their work and their daily lives. This episode asks scientists “What is the

PODCAST | What makes a data scientist?

By Claire Schulkey
"Data Scientist" is listed as the “Sexiest Job of the 21st Century” by the Harvard Business Review, but what is data science and what do data scientists do? Claire Schulkey investigated the question