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What does RW stand for?

RW stands for Rigid Wall

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They identify eight skills necessary to create "planned serendipity," foster conditions for serendipity, and attract it: maximizing physical and conceptual movement in the workspace; preparation (the ability to link together unconnected events, information, and people); divergence (minimizing fixed plans and goals to allow for changing circumstances); committing to the right option); activation (creating new activities to open up awareness of all possibilities); optimizing the number and quality of connections with others; permeability (replacing the rigid walls most organizations have with others and creating an open exchange of information); and attraction (projecting purpose into the world).
What is specific and necessary, however, are the following rules: All specimens must be properly contained in coolers, boxes, or other rigid wall containers without possibility of leaking or contamination; all specimen containers must be carried within the vehicle must be confined within a seat belt--no exceptions; and the courier and any other person in the vehicle must have current training in spill control and biohazards.
Is there a rigid wall to be built around the species Homo sapiens, or should we talk about whether there are other species which are entitled to our humanistic sympathies?