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August 1, 2014
Fractals are naturally occurring patterns that replicate in a self-similar manner. In today's Academic Minute, Chapman University's David Pincus explains how understanding fractal patterns can tell us about our psychology.
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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May 11, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, the University of Connecticut's Nicholas Leadbeater examines the cutting-edge chemistry of the modern fine dining experience.
May 10, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, Emory University's Andrew Miller examines why natural selection has not eliminated genetically predisposed depression.
May 10, 2012
Candace Thille, director of the Open Learning Initiative and a leading advocate of intelligent teaching software, talks to Inside Higher Ed tech reporter Steve Kolowich about massive open online courses, data, and what we may soon know about how students learn.
May 9, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, Seton Hall University's Daniel Ladik explores why some consumers struggle with the same purchasing decision over and over again.
May 8, 2012
In today’s Academic Minute, the College of Saint Rose's Amina Eladdadi explores how mathematical models can help physicians predict the growth of cancerous tumors.