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October 25, 2016
How did the Electoral College come to be? In today's Academic Minute, Stanford University's Jack Rakove explores the origin of this sometimes maligned style of election.
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September 13, 2016
Extinction doesn’t always happen in the blink of an eye. In today's Academic Minute, the University at Buffalo's Charles Mitchell discusses how nature usually takes a slower course to the same goal.
September 12, 2016
When was the last time you were somewhere quiet? In today's Academic Minute, the University of Michigan's Scott Campbell discusses solitude and its benefits in a more connected world.
September 9, 2016
How do girls stand out in a male-dominated art form? In today's Academic Minute, Jessica Pabon, of the State University of New York at New Paltz, examines the underground culture of graffiti from a feminist perspective.
September 8, 2016
How many times will you look at your smartphone while listening to this program? In today's Academic Minute, Baylor University's James Roberts examines whether smartphone addiction is real.
September 7, 2016
Why don’t fashion models smile? In today's Academic Minute, Nottingham Trent University's Vanessa Brown explores this question.
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