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CMU celebrates Privacy Day 2015

Julie Brill, Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission and keynote speaker at CMU Privacy Day 2015, spoke about the need for data privacy.

Individuals with autism found to have unique brain patterns

Marlene Behrmann, a professor of cognitive neuroscience at Carnegie Mellon, is helping researchers at the Weizmann Institute study the various ways the brain is affected in individuals with autism.

Pugwash: Google offers service as phone carrier

Student Pugwash is a non-advocacy, educational organization that discusses the implications of science. This article is a summary of last week’s discussion about Google serving as a phone carrier.

Eating certain foods found to reduce long-term stress

This week's How Things Work explains how certain foods can reduce stress.

SciTech Briefs

This week's SciTech Briefs are about smart contact lenses, the Microsoft HoloLens, a new surgical robot, new leads to fight aging, reusable rockets, and Google's self-driving car.

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