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Edward Snowden's talk on internet security and digital freedom

Since the Edward Snowden affair internet security, freedom of information and government surveillance have all been brought into question. This TED talk given by Snowden shares some important insights into data privacy in an age of advanced surveillance strategies and technologies, that perhaps have only now begun to appear in the spotlight where they have been scrutinised by the media, governments and general public. 108 more words

Technology

Noam Chomsky on surviving the 21st century

A great talk given by Professor Noam Chomsky at Durham University on a range of topics having to do with ‘survival in the 21st century’. One of the most well-known public intellectual speakers in the world today, Chomsky has made significant contributions to linguistics, philosophy, politics and various other fields. 78 more words

Hazards And Risks

New scholarships offered for MSc/MA Programmes in Risk

IHRR in conjunction with Collingwood College, is offering new scholarships for the Risk Masters.

The scholarships, made possible thanks to a generous donation from a Durham alumnus, are open to applicants commencing their studies in 2014 and who are wishing to study one of the courses below: 433 more words

Hazards And Risks