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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Fri October 31, 2014

The Academic Minute for 10.27-10.31

Monday, October 27
Alex Müller - University of Cape Town   
Health Care and LGBT Discrimination

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Mon October 27, 2014

2014.10.27 - This Week on The Academic Minute

Monday, October 27
Dr. Alex Muller of The University of Cape Town analyzes health care discrimination amongst LGBT patients.  

Tuesday, October 28
Dr. Andrew Gallup of SUNY Oneonta presents a theory on yawning.

Wednesday, October 29
Dr. Heidi Appel and Dr. Rex Cocroft of The University of Missouri share their groundbreaking research on plants' ability to hear.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Fri September 19, 2014

The Academic Minute for 9.15-9.19

The Academic Minute for 9.15.2014 - 9.19.2014

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Mon September 15, 2014

9.15.2014 - This Week on The Academic Minute

September 15th - 19th

This Week on The Academic Minute
 

Monday, September 15
Dr. Amanda Kibler of The University of Virginia analyzes the changing linguistic landscape of the classroom.

Tuesday, September 16
Dr. Kirsten Beyer of The Medical College of Wisconsin touts the health benefits of green space.

Wednesday, September 17
Bard College's Dr. Felicia Keesing examines the threatened biodiversity of African savannas.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Fri August 29, 2014

The Academic Minute for 8.25 - 8.29

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Wed March 5, 2014

Dr. Ken Sheldon, University of Missouri - Sports Contracts

Today's Academic Minute takes us inside the world of professional sports.

Professional athletes are very well paid. Their skills on the field can be parlayed into huge contracts. But as Ken Sheldon, Professor of Psychology at the University of Missouri, explains, many players have trouble living up to expectations after the deal is signed.

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Wed June 5, 2013

Dr. Brian Houston, University of Missouri – Texting and Deployed Military Personnel

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Brian Houston of the University of Missouri reveals how modern communication technology is changing how military families deal with deployment. 

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Academic Minute
5:00 am
Tue May 29, 2012

Dr. Brick Johnstone, University of Missouri – Neuropsychology of Religion

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Brick Johnstone of the University of Missouri explains efforts to pinpoint the location of the religious experience through brain imaging.

Brick Johnstone is a professor of health psychology at the University of Missouri. His research interests include the neuropsychology of spiritual experiences and the recovery process following traumatic brain injuries. His findings have been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals and he holds a Ph.D. from the University of Georgia.

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