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Step Forward for Computing by Light July 24, 2015 | BBC News

Ritesh Agarwal of the School of Engineering and Applied Science explains how a photodetector sensitive to the “spin” of photons could improve computing.

Step Forward for Computing by Light July 24, 2015 | BBC News

Ritesh Agarwal of the School of Engineering and Applied Science comments on computing using light and photo-detector devices.

Battle of the Bots: U.S. Blocks Iran and Putters Ball to Glory in RoboCup Finals July 22, 2015 | Guardian (U.K.)

A robot named THORwin, designed by Penn students is featured for winning the “adult-size humanoid” category in the RoboCup soccer final competition.

50 Groundbreaking Scientists Who Are Changing the Way We See the World July 14, 2015 | Business Insider

Scott Barry Kaufman of the School of Arts & Sciences is highlighted for his work on how human intelligence is measured.

Video: Interview with Megan Ryerson July 2, 2015 | “The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell”

Megan Ryerson of the School of Design and the School of Engineering and Applied Science talks about the new era of airline competition.