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Tonight is the premiere of PBS’ Brains on Trial

If you are interested in the intersection of neuroscience and the law, tune into your local PBS station tonight at 10 pm (Eastern time, check local listings) to see the first episode in a new two-part series, Brains on Trial.

September 11, 2013 — Princess Ojiaku

How to Help the Growing Female Prison Population

Orange Is the New Black, the popular Netflix show based on the memoir by Piper Kerman, brought female prisons into America's living room, highlighting several issues that are plaguing the correctional system.

April 7, 2015 — Mary Ellen Mastrorilli
Copyright Crash-Course for Visual Artists

Copyright Crash-Course for Visual Artists

Understanding copyright law is essential for visual artists. At the Guild of Natural Science Illustrator’s conference last week in Boulder, CO Viva Moffat ran a workshop on contracts and copyright which was packed to the gills.

July 23, 2014 — Kalliopi Monoyios

Who Owns Outer Space? [Video]

With the exception of international waters, unclaimed portions of Antarctica and a Hong Kong-sized parcel of land wedged between Egypt and Sudan, nearly every square inch of planet Earth has been claimed by a governing body.

November 25, 2013 — Eric R. Olson