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Cybersecurity Forum Imagines a World Without Secrets

People are sharing their personal information online faster than policymakers can keep pace.

Gallagher And Hitchens Discuss The Weaponization Of Space

Nancy Gallagher Theresa Hitchens participated in a discussion on "Space Weapons and the Risk of Nuclear Exchange."

CISSM Awarded UMD Grant To Crowdsource Space Object Database

The CISSM project to crowdsource a comprehensive, open-access database of space objects received a boost.

Five Reflections on the Paris Climate Talks from a Student Observer

I was fortunate to witness climate change history in Paris at COP21.

US Gov Releases Solutions And Timeline For Key SEVP Bugbears

SEVP confirmed it will release a final guidance document on pathway programmes, conditional admission and English proficiency.

Researcher Measuring Global Snow as Warming Takes Toll

Like many aspects of the natural world these days, snow is threatened.

Earthquake Survivor Tsubasa Endoh Fulfills Pro Dreams A Long Way From Home

Maryland playmaker and Japan native Tsubasa Endoh was selected No. 9 overall by Toronto FC at the 2016 MLS SuperDraft.

UMD Researchers' Drones Home In On Poachers In Africa

At UMD, researchers are using predictive analytics and high-tech drones to stop rhinoceros poachers in their tracks.

Fires Burning in Africa and Asia Cause High Ozone in Tropical Pacific

A new study suggests that future regulations may need to address the burning of forests and vegetation.

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