The latest GDP data is out and it looks like the economy is soaring. But politicians and the media put too much stock into this one number, says economist Sophie Mitra. She explains why we should stop talking about GDP – and what metrics people should focus on instead.
Federal officials have warned that Russian government hackers have infiltrated key computer systems controlling the U.S. electricity grid. Grid-security researchers Manimaran Govindarasu and Adam Hahn dig one level deeper than the headlines to explain what protections are in place now, and what more are needed.
Emily Schwartz Greco
Philanthropy + Nonprofits Editor
Michelle Duster holding a portrait of her great-grandmother, Ida B. Wells. AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast