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August 30, 2016
Why is there mercury in California’s fog? In today's Academic Minute, the University of California Santa Cruz's Peter Weiss explains why fog, and not rain, collects mercury from the atmosphere and what that could mean for coastal environments.
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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.
March 19, 2013
An Inside Higher Ed webinar with Steve Benton, senior researcher at The IDEA Center.