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The Perelman School of Medicine’s David Casarett discusses his book Shocked: Adventures in Bringing Back the Recently Dead.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts & Sciences says, “The primary period of black urban uprisings … was 1963 to 1970, nearly all of them … sparked by confrontations between African-Americans and the police.”
Daniel Weintraub of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how psychiatric problems might be early symptoms of a movement disorder.
Howard Pack of the Wharton School is quoted about Airbus.
Tom Baker of the Law School discusses leading research into insurance exchanges.
Jeanmarie Perrone of the Perelman School of Medicine praises new opioid restrictions set by the Drug Enforcement Administration.
Undergraduates Collin Hill and Aaron Goldstein of the Wharton School and William Duckworth of the School of Engineering and Applied Science and School of Arts & Sciences alum Becca Goldstein are featured for developing a smartphone-app thermometer.
Duygu Kuzum of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured for being named to the MIT Technology Review’s 2014 list of 35 Innovators Under 35.
A collaborative report from Maurice Schweitzer of the Wharton School about people who seek advice is cited.
Rahul Mangharam of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted about how wireless charging works.
Roy Rosin, David Asch and Raina Merchant of the Perelman School of Medicine contribute their thoughts about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Wharton’s Jonah Berger is cited for his book Contagious: Why Things Catch On.
Charles H.F. Davis III and Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education are cited for studying the graduation rates and existing disparities in Ferguson, Mo.
Sleep research from Allan Pack of the Perelman School of Medicine is described.
Joseph Simmons of the Wharton School comments on co-authoring a mock study that became the impetus for a change in monitoring peer-reviewed publications.
Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts & Sciences explains how late tax payments weaken the system.
Cory Newman of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how one can help those coping with suicide.
Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on entrance exam scoring.
Kartik Hosanagar of the Wharton School is quoted about consumers reaction to receiving packages delivered by drone.
Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education talks about the popularity of the ACT.