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The biological sciences department will host a public forum, “Editing our Evolution: Rewriting the Human Genome,” 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, at Kaleidoscope Discovery Center. The center is located at 612 N. Pine St. in Rolla. Please register online at rol.la/genome2018 by Wednesday, Dec. 12.Read More »
In the news: Artificial intelligence backlash, China closing science gap, Doe Run interns, human genome editing
- Dr. Keng Siau, professor and chair of business and information technology, was interviewed for an article about public perception of artificial intelligence. Christopher Null wrote the article, “Dealing with AI Backlash: Trust can be hard to repair when AI goes wrong,” published in Workflow on ServiceNow.com.
- More than 10 U.S. newspapers published an article featuring the expertise of Dr. Alanna Krolikowski, “China Increasingly Challenges American Dominance of Science,” originally published in The Washington Post on June 3. Krolikowski is an assistant professor of history and political science. Her research in political science focuses on contemporary relations between China and the United States in high-technology sectors. Read More »
As gene editing techniques become more refined, the possibility of editing the human genome is moving from science fiction to reality. A public forum, “Editing our Evolution: Rewriting the Human Genome,” will be held 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, in the Carver-Turner Room of the Havener Center. Reserve your spot at rol.la/humangenome by Monday, June 18.Read More »