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Value Conflicts surrounding the Meaning of Life in the Trans/Post/Human Future

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Andrew Maynard

Andrew Maynard is Director of the Risk Science Center at the University of Michigan School of Public Health.

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2020 Science

Will driving your own car one day be as socially unacceptable as smoking in public?

Taking on the complex ethics of emerging brain technologies

Navigating the nanotechnology risk landscape – pointers for early career scientists

A fifth grader (and up) introduction to nanotechnology

Elon Musk’s new master plan will take more than advanced tech to pull off


"#12: Bad luck and cancer; did the media get it wrong?"   Risk Science Center  Dec 20, 2015

"Should You Be Concerned About Gene Drives?"   2020 Science  Dec 13, 2015

"Politics Don’t Always Play a Role in Attitudes Toward Science Issues"   2020Science  Jul 5, 2015

"A Call to Proactively Support Women in Science"   2020Science  Jun 20, 2015

"Should indoor tanning be banned?"   2020science  Jun 15, 2015

Recent Multimedia

Toxicologists are Freakin’ Awesome!   2015-03-11

7 surprising facts about silver nanoparticles and health   2015-02-25

The science of “anti-vaccination” – a great primer from SciShow   2015-02-20

Five hot topics in Risk Science for 2013   2015-01-01

What we need is a Tom Lehrer-style Elements of Risk Song   2014-11-12


Andrew Maynard to direct the new Risk Innovation Lab at Arizona State University (Jul 10, 2015)


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