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We Need to Unlock the Brain’s Secrets – Ethically March 26, 2015 | Scientific American

President Amy Gutmann, Presidential Bioethics Commission chair, writes about three key areas of ethical concern in neuroscience research and application.

Need Financial Advice? Ask the Future You March 25, 2015 | New York Times

Joseph Kable of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about how discounting can affect decisions including personal finances.

New Take on Game Theory Offers Clues on Why We Cooperate March 11, 2015 | “The Conversation”

Postdoctoral fellow Alexander Stewart of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about a new approach to game theory he studied with Joshua Plotkin of the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Engineering and Applied Science.

Coming Soon: X-ray Specs March 1, 2015 | Hemispheres Magazine

Nader Engheta of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about metamaterials.

The Morning Download: CIOs Integrate Wearables Into Core Software Platforms March 4, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

Nadia Heninger of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about the “FREAK flaw.”