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November 24, 2017
Zebrafish could hold clues to helping us repair our eyesight. In today's Academic Minute, SUNY Geneseo's Travis Bailey examines how zebrafish repair their eyes and what we can learn to benefit ourselves in the future.

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February 17, 2015
Ian Hawes and his team have a very hard job. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Canterbury lecturer -- who is working with colleagues from Aarhus University and the University of Tasmania -- discusses using underwater drones to map ice algae in Antarctica.
February 16, 2015
As we near the 100th anniversary of Einstein’s Theory of General Relativity, are we getting closer to achieving time travel? In today's Academic Minute, the University of Connecticut's Ron Mallett explains why the answer is theoretically yes.
February 13, 2015
Dyslexia is one of the most commonly diagnosed learning disabilities. In today's Academic Minute, Robert Hillier of Norwich University of the Arts discusses Sylexiad, a typeface that can help those afflicted with dyslexia.
February 13, 2015
On our Feb. 13 program, Justin Draeger of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators, Kristin Conklin of HCM Strategists and Kim Cook, of the National College Access Network discuss proposals to simplify the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. In our other segment, Alan Knox of the University of Wisconsin at Madison and John Thelin of the University of Kentucky discuss the battle over Gov. Scott Walker's plans for the University of Wisconsin and the "Wisconsin idea."
February 12, 2015
What does SLC30A10 mean to you? Chances are: not a lot. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Texas at Austin's Somshuvra Mukhopadhyay explains why SLC30A10 might hold the key to helping battle Parkinson's disease.

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