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The BBC Taps Expertise of UVM Professor on the Hunt for the Boston Marathon Bomber

As a researcher on the phenomenon of crowdsourcing, Paul Hines, professor in UVM’s College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, weighed in for the BBC on a story about the heavily reliance by authorities on information from bystanders as they search for the person(s) responsible for the bombings in Boston. Read the story...