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October 21, 2016
Could modern conspiracy theories be traced back to ancient Rome? In today's Academic Minute, the University of Florida's Victoria Pagan delves into whether ancient examples can relate to present day theories.
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October 18, 2016
Are we being brainwashed? In today's Academic Minute, the University of Arizona's Scott Selisker examines if we are as free thinking as we think we are.
October 17, 2016
If you want someone to switch political sides, try their perspective. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Toronto's Matthew Feinberg explores why people tend to stick to their own side in a heated debate.
October 14, 2016
What makes you laugh? In today's Academic Minute, the University of Alberta's Chris Westbury explores humor and why we find weird things funny.
October 13, 2016
Does more sexual content in mass media lead to more teen sexual behavior? In today's Academic Minute, Stetson University's Chris Ferguson examines this question.
October 12, 2016
Part of the puzzle of blood cancer may have been solved. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Birmingham's Daniel Tennant discusses how bone marrow can help treat this disease.
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