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Taking Air Quality Research to New Heights

Engineering team studies pollution and lung stress in the Andean Plateau

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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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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.


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 

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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.