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Tweets Can Better Predict Heart Disease Rates Than Income, Smoking and Diabetes, Study Finds January 21, 2015 | Washington Post

Graduate student Johannes Eichstaedt of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for researching how emotional language used on Twitter in specific locations predicts heart disease rates in those areas.


Word Choice on Twitter Measures a Community’s Vital Signs January 20, 2015 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Johannes Eichstaedt of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about researching how emotional language used on Twitter in particular locations predicts heart disease rates in those areas.


Audio: Climate Change: Science, Politics and Public Opinion January 14, 2015 | “Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Irina Marinov of the School of Arts & Sciences is interviewed about climate change.


The Talking Cure January 12, 2015 | New Yorker

Mark Liberman and Annette Lareau of the School of Arts & Sciences are cited.


Psychologist Paul Rozin on Wasting Food January 11, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Paul Rozin of the School of Arts & Sciences is featured for his thoughts on wasting food.