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Discovery of “stable energetic embedding” of atoms and molecules within ice has wide-ranging environmental, scientific and defense implications

September 30, 2014
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Research by Prof. Nicholas Epley finds that train commuters prefer engaging with a stranger rather than sitting alone

Time
Published September 29, 2014
September 30, 2014
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Research by Prof. Emily Oster finds that the United States' infant mortality is about twice that of other wealthy countries

Washington Post
Published September 29, 2014
September 30, 2014
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In op-ed, Prof. Eric Posner argues that Attorney General Eric Holder's career was marked by pragmatism

Slate
Published September 26, 2014
September 29, 2014
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In op-ed, Prof. Harold Pollack defends the ‘calculated risk’ of living past 75

Washington Post
Published September 26, 2014
September 29, 2014
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Recorded August 29, 2014
September 26, 2014
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Prof. Peter Angelos discusses end-of-life decisions in light of possible law allowing physician-assisted death in Illinois

Chicago Tonight
Published September 24, 2014
September 26, 2014
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Prof. John Mearsheimer calls airstrikes against ISIS a 'remarkably foolish enterprise'

WTTW
Published September 23, 2014
September 25, 2014
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Article cites research by Prof. John Alverdy, which finds that patient gut flora collapse after extended stays in intensive care

The Scientist
Published September 23, 2014
September 25, 2014
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In op-ed, Prof. Eric Posner explains that President Obama is within legal limits to order military strikes without Congressional approval

Slate
Published September 23, 2014
September 25, 2014
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Recorded August 29, 2014
September 24, 2014
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Recorded July 17, 2014
September 24, 2014
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Op-ed commends former President Robert Maynard Hutchins for insistence on keeping academic institutions free of political pressure

Los Angeles Times
Published September 22, 2014
September 24, 2014
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In op-ed, Sr. Lect. Allen Sanderson argues raising minimum wage would be disruptive to market and harmful to low-wage workers

Los Angeles Times
Published September 20, 2014
September 23, 2014
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Prof. Eugene Fama discusses the dangers of active management in investing, which encourages undiversified portfolios

CNBC
Published September 19, 2014
September 22, 2014
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Prof. Eve Van Cauter explains that sleep deprivation activates hormones that underlie appetite, leading to overeating

WRVO
Published September 19, 2014
September 22, 2014
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Prof. Austan Goolsbee discusses the political and logistical complications of Scottish independence

Politico
Published September 18, 2014
September 22, 2014
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Prof. Cathryn Nagler comments on study, which shows possible link between artificial sweeteners and Type 2 diabetes

Forbes
Published September 17, 2014
September 19, 2014
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In op-ed, Sr. Lect. Chad Broughton examines how loss of manufacturing jobs has affected Rust Belt city of Galesburg, Ill.

The Atlantic
Published September 16, 2014
September 19, 2014
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Article cites study by Prof. Jens Ludwig, which finds mixed results when low-income families moved to low poverty areas

New York Times
Published September 16, 2014
September 18, 2014
story Solar Cell
September 18, 2014
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Sunil Kumar, dean of Chicago Booth, says Chicago Innovation Exchange will spur innovation and startups on UChicago campus

Chicago Tribune
Published September 15, 2014
September 17, 2014
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Community remembers Dr. Rory Childers, longtime UChicago professor and notable pioneer in field of cardiology

Chicago Tribune
Published September 14, 2014
September 16, 2014
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In Q&A, alumna and author Sara Paretsky discusses her literary influences and praises the Seminary Co-op

New York Times
Published September 11, 2014
September 15, 2014
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Chicago postdoctoral scholar Nizar Ibrahim describes his search for Spinosaurus, a semiaquatic dinosaur from Africa

NPR
Published September 11, 2014
September 15, 2014