Wired quoting Sandro Galea, School of Public Health “The symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder include uncontrolled memories of a traumatic event, anxiety and panic—“hyperarousal” is the technical term—depression, avoiding anything that’s a reminder of the event, self-destructive behavior, and more…” Expert quote: “That has made the hunt for biomarkers particularly difficult.” View full article.
WIRED Mark Williams, Questrom School of Business “THE GIRLS WERE dancing on a neon tank, wearing sequined bikinis lit up by red and green laser light…” Expert quote: “A black market that can exist on fiat currency will only multiply on virtual currency if unchecked.” View full article.
Wired By Douglas Starr, School of Communication Imagine you’re part of a great swelling crowd, one of 60,000 people who fill up the cauldron of noise and chaos that is a sold-out football stadium… View full article
Wired Carey Morewedge, Questrom School of Business Yesterday afternoon, following a contentious press conference, President Donald Trump’s campaign team sent his supporters links to an online questionnaire called the Mainstream Media Accountability Survey… Expert quote: ““A lot of these questions are designed in a way to confirm a particular hypothesis,” says Carey Morewedge, an associate professor […]
Wired Kecia Ali, College of Arts & Sciences Rukmini Callimachi is arguably the best reporter on the most important beat in the world… View full article referencing expert Kecia Ali
Wired Malay Mazumder, College of Engineering Elon Musk wants to make solar infrastructure beautiful… Expert quote: “If you integrate the roof with the solar panel, you have to ask, should you change the entire roof?” View full article
Wired Kalpana Gupta, School of Medicine The woman harboring E. coli resistant to colistin did not know it, and it’s only luck that we do… Expert quote: “There’s no organized infrastructure to get a good handle about resistance rates across communities.” View full article
Wired By Sandro Galea, School of Public Health BEFORE YOU READ this, take a moment to Google “lifestyle and health.” If you do, you will be confronted by over a half-billion results. That figure is mind-boggling—but it’s not surprising when you consider how central the notion of “lifestyle” is to our conception of health… View full […]
Wired Philip Muirhead, College of Arts & Sciences In the hunt for extraterrestrial life, scientists started by searching for a world orbiting a star just like the sun. After all, the steady warmth of that glowing yellow ball in the sky makes life on Earth possible… View full article quoting expert Philip Muirhead
Wired Howard Eichenbaum, College of Arts & Sciences Remember that horrible date you went on a few years ago? The one where you knocked over a candle and doused the flaming tablecloth (and your date) with a bottle of Bordeaux? Horrible! But now the two of you are happily married and the whole thing seems… […]