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These experts from the UW-Madison faculty and staff have agreed to comment on breaking news, ongoing developments and trends in their areas of expertise. If you need help arranging interviews, contact University Communications at 608-262-3571.

Experts on today’s news…

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Airbag Recall

Glenn R. Bower

Faculty associate, mechanical engineering

Bower, an expert on automotive engineering, can discuss the massive recall of airbags from a Japanese manufacturer as the company admits defects in its product.

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climate change

Galen A. McKinley

Associate professor, atmospheric and oceanic sciences

McKinley, an expert on climate change and oceans, can discuss President Obama casting rising seas caused by climate change as an immediate risk to U.S. national security. Greg Nemet, an associate professor in the La Follette School of Public Affairs and Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, can also discuss Obama's statements.

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3-D Printing

Ben Cox

Assistant engineer, Morgridge Institute for Research; research assistant, medical physics

Cox, an expert in 3-D printing and manufacturing, can explain what 3-D printing is and how it works.

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