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Don't Let Pseudoinefficacy Stop You From Doing What You Can to Help Others in Need
Science & Tech  (tags: psychology research )

- 221 days ago -
ASAP @AcademicsStand Dr. Paul Slovic: Don't let pseudoinefficacy stop you from doing what you can to help others in need.
Intuition Och Reflektion I Ekonomiskt Beslutsfattande on Vimeo   video
Science & Tech  (tags: humans, research, society, scientists, world, interesting )

- 281 days ago -
Daniel Vastfjall of Decision Research and his colleague Gustav Tinghogs on the importance of interdisciplinary research on human judgment and decision making.
(Dis)Honesty - A Documentary Feature Film By SALTY Features âEUR" Kickstarter
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, society, internet, business )

- 282 days ago -
Dan Ariely's KickStarter campaign to fund a documentary film about lying. This is going to be good!
Matalan Supplier Among Manufacturers in Bangladesh Building Collapse
Business  (tags: corporate, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics )

- 604 days ago -
At least 76 people killed in a Bangladesh factory collapse. This, so First Worlders can have cheap clothing.
Please Help With This Experiment | LinkedIn
Science & Tech  (tags: Dan Ariely, Duke University, time management software, productivity )

- 604 days ago -
Dan Ariely does important work. This is a month-long online experiment where you download the productivity software RescueTime.
A New Front in Genocide Fight | Opinion | The Register-Guard | Eugene, Oregon
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Atrocities Prevention Board, genocide, President Obama, Nuba Mountains, Blue Nile, Sudan )

- 606 days ago -
Paul Slovic is at it again with an editorial in Sunday's Register-Guard about the silence of President Obama's Atrocities Prevention Board.
Rescue Heroes: Paul Slovic
Science & Tech  (tags: research, study, casino, Ward Edwards, Las Vegas, risk )

- 610 days ago -
Paul Slovic, my awesome boss and President of Decision Research, is highlighted on the :InDecision: blog, "inside decision-making science," reminiscing and dispensing wisdom to young researchers.
Children Everywhere Need Protection
World  (tags: Obama, international policy, children, violence, africa )

- 675 days ago -
Paul Slovic's new op-ed in the Ottawa Citizen, Children everywhere need protection, contrasts those at Sandy Hook with those hiding in the Nuba Mountains. (photo Tyler Hicks/The New York Times)
Hybrid Robot's Microbial Fuel Cell Transforms Polluted Water Into Vegetation
Science & Tech  (tags: HybridRobot, MicrobialFuel, Polluted, Water, Vegetation )

- 1711 days ago -
Using a microbial fuel cell, the robot is designed to run on the bacteria found in polluted water, which are broken down and transformed in to energy that feeds the brain circuits of the robot.
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