Category: Homeland Security News

ARGUMENT: Cyber-talent retentionDid the Cybersecurity Workforce Gap Distract Us from the Leak? Published 15 July 2021 There are 500,000 unfilled cybersecurity positions in the United States, and the number is growing. The government and private companies have been investing a lot of money and effort in training and recruiting young cybertalent through college programs, school

Rare Earth elements (REEs)Developing Cohesive, Domestic Rare Earth Element Technologies Published 15 July 2021 The U.S. has adequate domestic REE resources, but its supply chain is vulnerable due to dependence on foreign entities for separation and purification of these elements. DARPA program aims to fortify supply chain by utilizing bioengineering approaches to facilitate REE separation

Coastal challengesMapping How Sea-Level Rise Adaptation Strategies Impact Economies, Floodwaters Published 15 July 2021 Sea levels are expected to rise by almost seven feet in the Bay Area by 2100. New research shows how traditional approaches to combating sea-level rise can create a domino effect of environmental and economic impacts for nearby communities. Communities trying to

Coastal challengesMapping How Sea-Level Rise Adaptation Strategies Impact Economies, Floodwaters Published 15 July 2021 Sea levels are expected to rise by almost seven feet in the Bay Area by 2100. New research shows how traditional approaches to combating sea-level rise can create a domino effect of environmental and economic impacts for nearby communities. Communities trying to