US Supreme Court to Decide DNA Privacy

The US Supreme Court is set to measure whether taking DNA swabs and samples from criminal suspects amounts to an unlawful search in seizure, in violation of the Fourth Amendment (source Wired).

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SciShow – Science and Risk in Italy

Hank Green has a good summary of the situation in Italy where scientists are currently being prosecuted for manslaughter after they provided an ‘inadequate risk assessment’ of the potential for an earthquake to hit the region.

**UPDATE: For some reason the video isn’t going to the specific video by SciShow. Have a click and you have find it on the channel.