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Seth Shulman Guest Contributor

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    Extended copyright terms help large corporations - not individual artists.

  • The Flight that Tamed the Skies

    Glenn Curtiss’s aeronautical innovations outlasted the Wright brothers’. But his biggest contribution to aviation was an Albany-Manhattan flight many deemed suicidal.

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    What the U.S. could learn about patenting life forms–and about civic engagement–by looking to Canada.

  • When Patenting Works

    Despite its flaws, the system does protect inventors against big companies who might usurp their ideas.

  • Science Goes Medieval

    Geneticists agree: hoarding information hurts science–and public health.

  • Attack of the Zombie Rembrandts

    In laying claim to the decades-old idea of the hyperlink, British Telecom shows what’s wrong with patenting.

  • Protecting People Above Patents

    Even during its “war on terrorism,” the U.S. government says it can’t suspend patents. Wrong: it’s done so before.

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