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July 14, 2014
How a child learns about the concept of safety depends greatly on the conversations they have with their parents. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Iowa's Jodie M. Plumert discusses her experiment to understand how safety and danger are perceived.
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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.
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September 21, 2011
In today’s Academic Minute, the University of Notre Dame's Matthew Cain reveals how a thrill-seeking personality translates into the business world.
September 20, 2011
In today’s Academic Minute, Columbia University's Jill VanTongeren discusses how super volcanoes continue to forge one of the Earth’s most valuable metals.
September 19, 2011
In today’s Academic Minute, the University of Arizona's Chris Impey examines ancient light in an effort to better understand the lifecycle of supermassive black holes.
September 16, 2011
In today’s Academic Minute, the University of Miami's Neil Johnson discusses how an advanced statistical analysis of war’s chaotic events can provide predictive power.
September 15, 2011
In today’s Academic Minute, Colorado State University's Brian Foy discusses his work with a drug that could revolutionize mosquito control in malaria-ravaged areas.