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from the Washington Post

Does an All-White Jury Matter?

Patrick Bayer: The racial composition of juries does, in fact, play a large role in trial outcomes

from Scene on Radio podcast

Remembering Hiroshima

John Biewen looks at Hiroshima decades after it was leveled by an atomic bomb

from MedPage Today

Why We Need a Soda Tax

Kelly Brownell: The government is acting in a responsible way to help protect public health

from the Irish Times

Poland’s Battle Between Church and State

Beth Holmgren on why the line separating church and state in Poland was erased

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Crowdsourcing a Virtual Duke Chapel

Students, architectural historians use chapel to turn 2D photos into 3D models

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Urban planners have a lot of infrastructure work to do to make cities safe and practical for autonomous vehicles, writes engineering professor Henry Petroski. Do you look forward to the day when cars drive themselves? Let us know of Duke's Facebook site.

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Outlook for Republican Party Presidential Candidates

Duke political analyst Mac McCorkle examines the large field of Republican presidential candidates in the 2016 race. McCorkle explains why Donald Trump and Ben Carson are receiving so much support and evaluates the impression Jeb Bush is making on voters.

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Law

What's Ahead for the Supreme Court

Duke Law professors offer a preview of the coming Supreme Court session, which includes election-year decisions on the death penalty and other topics.

Faculty

A Conversation Between President Brodhead and Dr. Damon Tweedy

Duke President Richard H. Brodhead and Duke psychiatry professor Dr. Damon Tweedy, author of “Black Man in a White Coat,” held a public discussion on race and medicine 

Global

The Inside Story Behind the Iran Nuclear Deal

Ambassador Wendy R. Sherman provides an insider’s view of negotiations that led to the Iran nuclear deal.