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May 22, 2018
Are aliens avoiding us? In today's Academic Minute, the University of Auckland's Timothy Mulgan discusses a philosophical viewpoint of extraterrestrials.

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May 17, 2018
Climate change is having an impact on the routines of songbirds. In today's Academic Minute, William Jessup University's Michael McGrann looks into how an early arrival of spring in the western U.S. can throw a wrench into the songbird’s mating rituals.
May 16, 2018
What makes some more susceptible to post-traumatic stress disorder? In today's Academic Minute, Ohio Northern University's Philip Zoladz looks into this question.
May 15, 2018
As the gross national product rises, the rate of happiness in the U.S. is declining. In today's Academic Minute, Dickinson College's Marie Helweg-Larsen examines why Danish people are so happy and how we can emulate them.
May 14, 2018
We’re still trying to fully understand prejudice in our society. In today's Academic Minute, Albright College's Elizabeth Kiester looks into the intersection of religion and policy on attitudes toward LGBTQ rights.
May 11, 2018
DNA tests are becoming more popular in our culture. In today's Academic Minute, West Chester University's Bessie Lawton explores why the results don’t always match the story we believe about ourselves.

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