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Science makes Mecca pilgrimage safer

Last year, over 300 people got trampled at the annual pilgrimage to Mecca. This year, Saudi officials hired scientists to analyze and direct crowd flow, and it was a success. [Boing Boing Summary] [Nature Article] [Researcher's Site]

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