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On Feb. 18, the Perseverance rover landed on Mars to search for signs of ancient life and collect samples to return to Earth. The same month, Elon Musk’s SpaceX announced plans for the world’s first all-civilian mission to space. We are in a revolutionary era of space exploration, and humans are becoming an interplanetary species. As we continue to push the boundaries of space exploration, we must also contend with new sets of questions, challenges and opportunities that come with our ever-...
The fight against food insecurity has grown in importance over the past decade, as a growing number of underserved communities are living in food deserts — areas that have limited access to food that is both affordable and nutritious. Although the work being done to tackle food insecurity typically happens on a local level, food insecurity is a rising concern for the United States on a global scale. On March 15, Daniel Sarewitz , Arizona State University professor and Issues in Science and...
“Disruptive innovation,” a term coined by Harvard Professor Clayton Christensen in 1995, describes the process by which a smaller company — usually with fewer resources — moves upmarket and challenges larger, well-established businesses in a sector. The theory of disruptive innovation has been enormously influential in business circles, particularly among Silicon Valley innovators. Unfortunately, according to Christensen himself , the theory has also been widely misunderstood, and the “...

ASU in DC on C-SPAN

ASU in DC on C-SPAN

ASU regularly convenes and participates in a variety of policy discussions in Washington, D.C. that are broadcast on C-SPAN. See videos

McCain Institute for International Leadership

McCain Institute for International Leadership

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Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes (CSPO)

Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes (CSPO)

New Tools for Science Policy Seminar Series
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CSPO Conversations: Occasional Encounters in Science, Society and Policy
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National and Global Issues Forums

 

National and Global Issues Forums

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Future Tense

Future Tense

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Special Events

Special Events

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