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Alert 101: Airport Screening Technologies

Here’s a great video pro­duced by the DHS Center of Excel­lence, ALERT, or Aware­ness and Local­iza­tion of Explosives-​​​​Related Threats (what is it about engi­neers and acronyms?!). ALERT 101 is a […]

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Emotion science for homeland security?

Ear­lier this month the Affec­tive Sci­ence Insti­tute hosted another great event called Reading the Face: Trans­lating Sci­ence to Secu­rity. Three emo­tion sci­en­tists, including Northeastern’s Lisa Feldman Bar­rett, dis­cussed their unique […]

Former top US commander in Afghanistan to examine military’s role in interventions

On Thursday, Sept. 20, the uni­ver­sity will host retired Gen. David D. McK­iernan, who will draw on his dis­tin­guished mil­i­tary career for an engaging candid dis­cus­sion with the North­eastern community.

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A new strategy for landmine detection

Talk about making com­plex topics acces­sible to the gen­eral public — this video from PhD can­di­date Margery Hines does such a good job explaining ground pen­e­trating radar (GPR) for landmine […]