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For all humankind

Political science and physics major Leela Fredlund wants to ensure fairness and justice prevail in humanity's leap into space.

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Close-up photo of a hand gesturing toward a series of floating icons resembling an ancient Greek temple, a book, a balanced scale, a gavel, a paper with a checkmark, and the silhouette of a person in a suit from the bust upwards.

What to do about AI in health?

Although artificial intelligence in health has shown great promise, pressure is mounting for regulators around the world to act, as AI tools demonstrate potentially harmful outcomes.

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Daron Acemoglu and Fotini Christia on stage in front of projected screen that says“Power and Progress”.

Who will benefit from AI?

In campus talk, Daron Acemoglu offers vision of “machine usefulness,” rather than autonomous “intelligence,” to help workers and spread prosperity.

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Understanding viral justice

Author and African American studies scholar Ruha Benjamin urges MIT Libraries staff to “re-imagine the default settings” of technology for a more just future.

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