Tufts In the News

Mar 9, 2018

The Conversation
Lecturer in the English department and daylight saving expert Michael Downing writes this article responding to the passing of year-round daylight saving legislation in Florida. 

Mar 9, 2018

Radio Boston, WBUR-FM
Senior Lecturer Julie Dobrow and Professor Calvin Gidney from the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human discuss their research on the effects of diversity in children's media.  

Mar 1, 2018

Christian Science Monitor
This article mentions the ScratchJr app, which Professor of Child Study and Human Development Marina Bers helped develop. 

Mar 1, 2018

National Post
This sports column references Professor of Psychology Sam Sommers and his research on how fans think. 

Mar 1, 2018

Fast Co Design
Associate Professor of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning Justin Hollander is quoted in this article on how colonizing and developing Mars can offer new opportunities for revolutionizing urban design. 

Feb 21, 2018

Scienceline
Professor of Psychology Aniruddh Patel spoke on a panel at the Presidential Scholars of Society and Neuroscience at Columbia University, discussing the human evolutionary advantage of music. 
 

Feb 20, 2018

National Public Radio
Economics Associate Professor Silke Forbes led a study on the efficiency of airline schedules. 
 

Feb 4, 2018

Associated Press
Professor of Biology Michael Levin is collaborating on a study investigating how bioelectricity can be used to better understand breast cancer.
 

Jan 29, 2018

National Public Radio
This is a profile of Assistant Professor of Biology Benjamin Wolfe and his research on how bacteria use fungal "highways" in cheese to spread, affecting the flavor.  

Jan 26, 2018

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has enlisted Associate Professor of Mathematics Moon Duchin to help evaluate congressional redistricting efforts in the state.

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