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Engineering ≠ science

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In political discourse, public policy debates, and the mass media, engineering is often a synonym for science. This confusion might seem an innocuous shorthand for headline writers, but it can leave politicians, policymakers, and the general public unable to make informed decisions about the technical challenges facing the world today.

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IEEE Spectrum  (Volume:47 ,  Issue: 12 )