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Eyes on Sea Watches for Illegal Fishing

The Pew Charitable Trusts has launched new technology that will help authorities monitor, detect, and respond to illicit fishing activity across the world’s oceans. Read More
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Cities, Businesses, Nonprofits Join Forces to Provide Learning Opportunities

Four U.S. cities — Chicago, Dallas, Pittsburgh, and Washington, D.C. — are bringing together local businesses, nonprofits, and learning institutions like libraries and museums to offer Cities of Learning programs this summer. Read More
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Online Tool Calculates Nuclear Fuel Cycle Cost

The calculator will help countries understand the true cost of nuclear reprocessing by estimating the full cost of electricity produced by three configurations of the nuclear fuel cycle. Read More
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Carnegie Launches Next Generation Airborne Laboratory for Earth

The MacArthur-supported Carnegie Airborne Observatory has launched a third-generation aircraft that has been completely overhauled to be the most advanced mapping and data analytics system in civil aviation. Read More
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Video: Leveraging the Disruptive Power of the Internet

MacArthur President Julia Stasch joined a panel discussion that explored issues of equity, access, safety and security when it comes to the Internet and information and communication technology more broadly. Read More

"An Interview With My Mom"

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David A. Isay , 2000 MacArthur Fellow
Related Grantee: StoryCorps
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