Jan 18, 2018
This week we feature three stories from participants in the Duke University Social Science Radio Workshop about dimensions of politics in the United States. Each story explores how our everyday life intersects with politics and political communication research.
Jan 10, 2018
American culture is obsessed with rating everything. Schools are no exception. How are schools ranked? How do those ratings affect the behaviors of parents and students?
Ben Dalton is an education researcher and the director of the U.S. News & World Report "Best High Schools National Rankings". In this episode, he joins...
Dec 20, 2017
What does music do to our brain? How can we use music therapy to help people? In this episode, Dr. Jayne Standley shares how she applies evidence-based music therapy to teach skills to premature infants and reflects on her career as one of our foremost experts on the use of music to help people.
Dec 13, 2017
Can behavioral science help reduce deaths from household dangers? This week, we talk with experts from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and RTI International about CO poisoning.