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July 29, 2016
People cluster together in cities, by chance or by choice. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Southern California's Martin Krieger examines how this applies to physics and whether cities behave like particles in a nucleus.
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March 25, 2013
In today’s Academic Minute, the University of Pennsylvania's Ben Horton discusses what we know about sea level change over the past two millennia.
March 22, 2013
In today’s Academic Minute, the University of Sydney's Mike Wheatland examines the gravity-defying physics of a falling Slinky.
March 21, 2013
In today’s Academic Minute, the University at Buffalo's Howard Lasker explains how coral reefs respond to natural and man-made damage.
March 20, 2013
Inside Higher Ed editor Doug Lederman, along with Mary Spilde, president of Lane Community College in Oregon, and S. Georgia Nugent, president of Kenyon College in Ohio, review of the results of Inside Higher Ed's 2013 Survey of College and University Presidents. The Inside Higher Ed survey of presidents was made possible in part by the generous financial support of Inceptia, Hobsons, Jenzabar, McGraw-Hill Education, and TIAA-CREF. Your registration information will be shared with these companies.
March 20, 2013
In today’s Academic Minute, the University of St. Andrews's Sarah Benson-Amram compares the intelligence of wild animals to those socialized to human contact.