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May 23, 2017Iron-dumping ocean experiment sparks controversy
Marine sciences assistant professor Adrian Marchetti talks about the possible negative effects of iron-fertilization projects.
May 23, 2017‘I am indeed alive.’ Twitter hoaxes shared fake victim photos after Manchester attack
Zeynep Tufekci speaks with USA Today about why people use technology and social media to spread hoaxes.
May 22, 2017Rapid rotation of a heavy white dwarf
New Kepler observations of a pulsating white dwarf have revealed clues about the rotation of intermediate-mass stars. In a new … Continued
May 22, 2017Why humans are so terrified of robots with feelings
Vocativ uses research on how study participants perceived a computer system that appeared to have feelings by psychology and neuroscience … Continued
May 22, 2017Beaufort and scientists partner for stormwater study
Marine sciences professor Mike Piehler discusses a current research project happening in the Rachel Carson Reserve.
May 21, 2017Chapel Hill panel debates Confederate flag in schools
The Herald-Sun quotes Reginald Hildebrand, professor emeritus of history, from a panel this weekend on the Confederate flag, and talks … Continued
May 21, 2017When a theory goes viral
Women’s and gender studies associate professor and director of the Institute for Arts and Humanities’ Faculty Fellows Program, Michele Tracy … Continued
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