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The Hidden Costs of Going Green

Material, Economic & Geopolitical Consequences In February 2021, I testified before committees in both the U.S. House and Senate regarding the costs and consequences of...

[OPINION] Dune or Done? COVID’s Avoidable Catastrophe

Imagine someone growing up in a vast desert. One day, this young man or woman leaves home and eventually comes to a river for...

News Desert: Losing Our Local Newspapers in the Digital Age

One day last year, my sister approached me to ask a journalistic favor. Carol owns a chocolate shop in Somerville, New Jersey, a county...

Closer to the Robo-Rubicon: Robots, Autonomy and the Future (or Maybe Not) of You

Seven years ago, Maj. Gen. Robert Latiff and I wrote an opinion article for the Wall Street Journal, titled “With Drone Warfare, America Approaches...

Here, There, and Everywhere: Human vs Cyber Space in Art

Recently, we interviewed David Borlaug, the president of The Capital Gallery, about the differences and synergies between physical space and cyberspace in art. The...

Not Naturally So: Digital Education’s Failures Exposed In Post-COVID World

The road to Hell is paved with good intentions, we often hear. Considering the drive to online classes during the COVID-19 pandemic, that old...

The Great Boston Fire & Epizootic of 1872

Disease & Technological Transformation At 7 p.m. on November 9, 1872, a fire started in the basement of a warehouse at the corner of Kingston...

The Pandemic is Accelerating Digital Transformation: Downsides & Remedies

Human society faces disruption and tumultuous change far more unprecedented and historic than a pandemic.

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