Technology and science are integral to humanity, and we have choice in their directions. These have also facilitated or justified tremendous suffering. What do we do now?


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About 15 youth and adults gathered around benches in the BUGSS wetlab
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Photos from events held at the Baltimore Underground Science Space in 2021 and 2022. First photo by Hasan Mahmud Prottoy, others by BUGSS.