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Fingerprinting: A Word of Precaution

Fingerprints are like social security numbers—they hold the key to your identity. No two fingerprints are alike, and biometric scanners can even differentiate twins, no matter how similar they are. Biometrics not only reinforce security but also establish accessible and reliable records of employees’ work hours. Such technology eliminates fraudulent input of hours. Biometrics are also used in air travel. […]

New Podcast

Scientific Slug has created a new podcast called SciSlug Soundwaves, which reflects and showcases the voices of many of our students. We cover a variety of topics, ranging from environmental science to artificial intelligence. Whether you feel passionate about science, want to learn more about it, or have already earned a PhD in STEM, this is the podcast for you. […]