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Becoming Deaf – Laura Mauldin


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Episode: Becoming Deaf – Laura Mauldin
Episode pub date: 2019-03-05


To what extent could “coming out” be a useful analogy for the process of coming to identify as Deaf? In episode 44, Laura Mauldin from the University of Connecticut discusses her research into this question as detailed in her article “’Coming out’ rhetoric in disability studies: Exploring its fit with the Deaf experience” published in the Spring 2018 issue of Disability Studies Quarterly.

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Wisdom & Madness of Crowds – Wataru Toyokawa


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Episode: Wisdom & Madness of Crowds – Wataru Toyokawa
Episode pub date: 2019-05-28


When in Rome, should you really do as the Romans do? In episode 50, Wataru Toyokawa from the University of Konstanz in Germany discusses how observing and imitating others in crowds can at times enhance collective ‘wisdom’ … though other times it can lead to collective ‘madness.’

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A Sniff Test of Stress – Jonathan Williams


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Episode: A Sniff Test of Stress – Jonathan Williams
Episode pub date: 2019-01-22


Might the chemicals we exhale while watching movies tell us about the emotional stress that we’re experiencing? In episode 41, Jonathan Williams from the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry in Mainz, Germany discusses his research analyzing the gasses emitted in cinemas, as described in his article “Proof of concept study: Testing human volatile organic compounds as tools for age classification of films,” published on October 11, 2018 in the journal PLOS One.

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Playing with Science History – Jean-François Gauvin


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Episode: Playing with Science History – Jean-François Gauvin
Episode pub date: 2018-10-30


Almost lost to history, these toys quite literally put quantum mechanics at one’s fingertips. In episode 35, Jean-François Gauvin from Université Laval in Canada, discusses how he came to understand the purpose and value of unique toy blocks that ended up on his desk at Harvard University in 2014 as the director of the Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments (CHSI).

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Trusting Our Machines — Neera Jain


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Podcast: Parsing Science: The unpublished stories behind the world’s most compelling science, as told by the researchers themselves.
Episode: Trusting Our Machines — Neera Jain
Episode pub date: 2019-04-02


Might enabling computational aids to “self-correct” when they’re out of sync with people be a path toward their exhibition of recognizably intelligent behavior? In episode 46, Neera Jain from Purdue University discusses in her experiments into monitoring our trust in AI’s abilities so as to drive us more safely, care for our grandparents, and do work that’s just too dangerous for humans. Her article “Computational Modeling of the Dynamics of Human Trust During Human–Machine Interactions” was published on October 23, 2018 in IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems and was co-authored with Wan-Lin Hu, Kumar Akash, and Tahira Reid.


 

Websites and other resources

“The robot trust tightrope”
The Jain Lab
REID Lab
“A Classification Model for Sensing Human Trust in Machines Using EEG and GSR”

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p-Hacking Business – Ron Berman

Podcast: Parsing Science: The unpublished stories behind the world’s most compelling science, as told by the researchers themselves.
Episode: p-Hacking Business – Ron Berman
Episode pub date: 2019-02-19


Whether intentionally or unintentionally, could the manipulation of statistics in marketing research be costing companies millions? In episode 43, Ron Berman from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business discusses in his research article “p-Hacking and False Discovery in A/B Testing,” co-authored with Leonid Pekelis, Aisling Scott, and Christophe Van den Bulte, and published July 18, 2018 on SSRN.

Websites

Ron’s personal website
Optimizely
“Improving experimentation efficiency at Netflix with meta analysis and optimal stopping”

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[email protected] (podcast) | Medium | CustomerThink | BoingBoing
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Leigh, D., Watkins, R., & Berman, R.. (2019, February 20). Parsing Science – p-Hacking Business. figshare. https://doi.org/10.6084/m9.figshare.7749683
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Cognitive Biases on the Supreme Court – Jonathan Feingold & Evelyn Carter

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Episode: Cognitive Biases on the Supreme Court – Jonathan Feingold & Evelyn Carter
Episode pub date: 2019-01-10


Can common cognitive biases and heuristics influence U.S. Supreme Court decisions? In episode 40, Jonathan Feingold and Evelyn Carter from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) discuss the sometimes selective use of social science research by U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice William Rehnquist as analyzed in their article “Eyes Wide Open: What Social Science Can Tell Us About the Supreme Court’s Use of Social Science” published on August 8, 2018 in the Northwestern University Law Review.

 
Websites and other resources

Evelyn’s Twitter profile
Jon’s publications
UCLA’s BruinX (Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion)
Overview of the McCleskey v. Kemp case
Overview of the Grutter v. Bollinger case

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