Connections with Evan Dawson: Real Life Jaws/Common Core/“Safe Gun” Technology

Wed, 02/05/2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Today on Connections with Evan Dawson...

12 noon

Real life Jaws. Researcher Greg Skomal has tagged 39 white sharks off the coast of Cape Cod, and he’s tracking the behavior and habits of Jaws-like creatures off the east coast. 

12:30 pm

There have been big developments on Common Core, with state lawmakers now asking to set it aside for two years. Karen Dewitt joins us from Albany with the developments

1 pm

Kate O’Connell co-hosts as we explore new “safe gun” technology. It’s not just James Bond-type stuff; we talk to the innovators who want to market guns that can only be fired by recognized owners. We’ve been cataloging concerns from gun owners, too. 


Jim Pitkow, Director of the Smart Tech Challenge Foundation

Alan Boinus of Allied Biometrix

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