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July 25, 2014
In today's Academic Minute, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Carlos A. Varela discusses his research that aims to improve auto-pilot technology so that errors are caught before they become large-scale aviation disasters.
An audio newscast that goes behind and beyond the headlines
The Academic Minute features professors from top institutions around the country, delving into topics from the serious to the light-hearted, keeping listeners abreast of what's new and exciting in the academy.
The Pulse, hosted by Rodney B. Murray of University of the Sciences, is Inside Higher Ed's monthly technology podcast
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August 20, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, Mount Holyoke College's Darby Dyar examines one of the more spectacular instruments aboard the Mars Science Lab’s Curiosity rover.
August 17, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, Chapman University's Catherine Clark examines the connection between sunlight and water pollution.
August 16, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, Harvard University's Arkhat Abzhanov explores the developmental shift that could have allowed dinosaurs to evolve into modern birds.
August 16, 2012
In a podcast interview, Anthony Carnevale and the Lumina Foundation's Jamie Merisotis assess the value of a college degree, the emergence of new credentials, and whether rebounding male enrollments will last, among other topics.
August 15, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, Eckerd College's Peter Meylan describes the long migrations that mark the lifecycle of the sea turtle.