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The Long Way Down: Venezuela’s Crisis in Slow Motion

March 08, 2019

March 5, 2019 In order to explain the long history behind Venezuela’s current crisis, former Ambassador to Venezuela and director of Duke’s Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies Patrick Duddy delivered a Capitol Hill briefing, March 1. Duddy spoke Read More...

Controlling the Rise of Artificial Intelligence is a Two-Way Street

February 19, 2019

February 15, 2019 The problem with artificial intelligence is that is still fairly stupid. It is prone to bias and misunderstands context clues. It misreads street signs and confuses humans for robots. But humans also succumb to biases and false Read More...


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RT @DukeEnvironment: To celebrate #EarthDay's "Protect Our Species" theme, we take a look at the unique contributions threatened & endanger…

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