PhDisaster?

Friday, July 11, 2003

He was just looking for a doctorate. Instead, a grad student in DC has attracted the attention of government security officials, who think his dissertation should be made top secret. The project maps the nation's entire fiber-optic network, and officials are worried that it could fall into the wrong hands. Bob discusses the controversy with Steve Aftergood, director of the Federation of American Scientists Project on Government Secrecy.

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