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Why the Dress Is Blue (But White to You) February 28, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer

David Brainard of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about human vision.


What Exactly Is ‘Game Theory’? February 18, 2015 | BBC News

Rakesh Vohra of the School of Engineering and Applied Science and the School of Arts & Sciences comments on game theory and economics.


Making the Most of a Skeleton in Penn’s Basement February 13, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Janet Monge and William Hafford of the Penn Museum and undergraduate students Carly Sokach and Kamillia Scott share their comments on an excavated skeleton.


Audio: When Science Meets Politics February 12, 2015 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

David Levitan of the Annenberg Public Policy Center’s SciCheck is featured.


Game Theory Calls Cooperation Into Question February 12, 2015 | Quanta Magazine

Joshua Plotkin of the School of Arts & Sciences and the School of Engineering and Applied Science is featured for applying the “prisoner’s dilemma” to evolving populations.