Global ecology as the next grand strategy

Retired Marine Colonel Mark Myk­leby said at a lec­ture at North­eastern on Tuesday that the nation’s biggest problem is global unsus­tain­ability and it will take behav­ioral change, not national strategy, to fix it.

Be better with reweave

North­eastern alumnus Abhi Nangia and cur­rent stu­dent Daniel Gara­fulic co-​​founded reweave, an orga­ni­za­tion cre­ating a holistic social impact net­work that helps pas­sionate people and social enter­prises be better, together.

Local bioterrorism as a potential global threat

In new research, net­work sci­en­tist Alessandro Vespig­nani and his team show through com­pu­ta­tional mod­eling that a hypo­thet­ical attack involving smallpox may spread to two or four coun­tries before the first cases are ever diagnosed.