Author Archive

Brian Moon, University of Arizona – Music, Data & Algorithms

Can raw data change how we listen to music? Brian Moon, assistant professor of music at

Omer Gokcumen, University at Buffalo – The Ghost Species of Ancient Humans

The origins of humanity are being re-written. Omer Gokcumen, assistant professor of biology at the University

This Week on The Academic Minute (2017.10.16)

This Week on The Academic Minute 2017.10.16 Monday, October 16th Omer Gokcumen of the University at

The Academic Minute for 2017.10.9-10.13

Academic Minute from 10.2 – 10.6 Monday, October 9th Jill McCorkel – Villanova University Effects of

Stefan Al featured on The Best of Our Knowledge

As always, host Bob Barrett selects an Academic Minute to air during The Best of Our

Susan Dicklitch-Nelson, Franklin & Marshall College – Safety of Sexual Minorities

The world is becoming more tolerant for LGBTQ individuals, but we have a long way to

Susan Gilbertz, Montana State University Billings – Sense of Place

Our physical environment affects us in many ways. Susan Gilbertz, professor of geography at Montana State

Stacie Bosley, Hamline University – Pyramid Schemes

Everyone has been pitched on a pyramid scheme. Stacie Bosley, assistant professor of economics at Hamline

Krista Ingram, Colgate University – The Decision Making of Early Birds and Night Owls

Early bird or night owl? Krista Ingram, associate professor of biology at Colgate University, examines how

Jill McCorkel, Villanova University – Effects of Parental Incarceration on Children

There are fewer people today in prison than last year. The number of children who experience loss