Science of Addiction
Learn what drugs do and how our bodies react to them. This program uses chemistry, biology, and social science to empower young people with knowledge about different drugs and their risk factors, the consequences of addiction, and resources for support and recovery.
History of Drug Use and Misuse in the United States
The global phenomenon of drug use and misuse has gone on for centuries and consistently poses new challenges and dangers to the health and safety of U.S. citizens. Learn how the federal government created and enforced drug laws in a dynamic, ever-changing social environment shaped by innovations in technology, medicine, and more.
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What exactly are fingerprints and why are they so special? Unearth the history of fingerprinting and how today’s DEA forensic specialists analyze and use the unique patterns for civil and criminal identification.