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Assessing the Intelligence Implications of Virtual Worlds

…including references to Barbie Girls (“a quickly growing virtual world,” though now closed) and Club Penguin (“over 12 million active users,” now over 200 million, but most of whom are…

01.08.14 | 3 min read
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Foreign Investment in the US, and More from CRS

…Fee on Health Insurers, December 12, 2013 The Paris Club and International Debt Relief, December 11, 2013 Medicaid Coverage of Long-Term Services and Supports, December 5, 2013 Interim Agreement on…

12.16.13 | 1 min read
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Uranium Mining and the U.S. Nuclear Weapons Program

…had to club them into ventilating their mines.” Lung cancer risk for Navajo miners was subsequently reported in 2000 to be nearly 30 times higher than for non-miners.34 The percentage…

11.14.13 | 14 min read
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Better Understanding North Korea: Q&A with Seven East Asian Experts, Part 2

…and less attributable delivery methods such as boats rather than the missiles. Q: But the Daily Beast broke a story on Monday [April 15] saying that the United States recovered…

04.17.13 | 1 min read
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FAS Symposium Provides Recommendations to Next Administration on Catastrophic Threats

On November 9, 2012, FAS hosted the Symposium on Preventing Catastrophic Threats at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The symposium consisted of three panels that explored catastrophic threats to national…

03.21.13 | 8 min read
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