In the News


01.28.2015
Why black Americans can’t sleep at night: racismEmma AdamQuartz
01.28.2015
New dating apps cut to the chase, set up dates quicklyEli FinkelLos Angeles Times
01.27.2015
Government Affairs Committee forecasts state and federal challenges in 2015Laurel HarbridgeJewish United Fund News
01.27.2015
Community college students need more support to be successful, research findsJames RosenbaumEducation Week
01.26.2015
The child who won't be called Nutella: what's in a name?David FiglioAOL (UK)
01.22.2015
The magic questionShari DiamondSlate
01.22.2015
Racial generation gap looms large for statesDavid FiglioThe Bulletin (Oregon)
01.22.2015
New research shows students do better when schools get more moneyKirabo JacksonAustin-American Statesman
01.22.2015
Holistic approach to education (Part 1)Diane Whitmore SchanzenbachThe Gleaner (Jamaica)
01.21.2015
Smartphone apps that can help stressed teensEmma AdamHerald Times (Indiana)
01.20.2015
Facts about zincTeresa WoodruffLive Science
01.20.2015
Sad dads!Craig GarfieldTimes of India
01.20.2015
When public schools get more money, students do betterKirabo JacksonThe Washington Post
01.20.2015
Do Democrats really care about the poor?Benjamin PageThe Week
01.19.2015
Today's couples have the hardest marriages in historyEli FinkelBusiness Insider
01.19.2015
Most Americans feel left behind in economic recovery, poll showsBenjamin PageAl Jazeera
01.11.2015
Party’s over? Record voters say they’re Independents, reject 'D' and 'R'Benjamin PageThe Christian Science Monitor
01.11.2015
How do you help a baby learn? Word by word, a Chicago project says Sandra WaxmanThe Bellingham Herald (Washington)
01.10.2015
When sperm and egg unite — sparks (of zinc) really do flyTeresa WoodruffPRI
01.09.2015
Racism harms babies in uteroChristopher KuzawaThe Big Think
01.09.2015
Here's why marriage is harder than everEli FinkelBusiness Insider
01.08.2015
Study shows direct link between ethnic discrimination and healthChristopher KuzawaHealth Canal
01.08.2015
Thousands of potential jurors summoned in Colorado shooting trialShari DiamondThe Wall Street Journal
01.08.2015
How do you help a baby learn? Word by word, a Chicago project says Sandra WaxmanCharlotte Observer
01.08.2015
Say 'mama'! Talking to babies boosts their ability to make friends and learn, psychologists claim Sandra WaxmanDaily Mail
01.07.2015
Picture of the week: Zinc sparkSandra WaxmanScience Friday
01.07.2015
How do you help a baby learn? Word by wordSandra WaxmanSun Herald (Mississippi)
01.07.2015
How do you make a baby smart? Word by word, a Chicago project saysSandra WaxmanHechinger Report
01.07.2015
Listening promotes more than language-learning in toddlers: ResearchSandra WaxmanThe Health Site
01.06.2015
The influence of speech on toddlersSandra WaxmanTimes of India
01.05.2015
Human speech's surprising influence on young infantsSandra WaxmanMedical Express
01.04.2015
Police challenged in circulating information on Alle-Kiski crime spree Wesley SkoganTrib Live (Pennsylvania)
01.01.2015
Stress fracturesGreg MillerThe Scientist
12.30.2014
How to charge more for higher qualityMichael MazzeoForbes
12.30.2014
A girl named Jimmy? This is no Johnny Cash songDavid FiglioUSA Today
12.26.2014
Zinc sparks fly when sperm and egg meetTeresa WoodruffTech Times
12.24.2014
Scientists image zinc atoms released by fertilized mammalian eggTeresa WoodruffNews Medical
12.24.2014
The spark(s) of life Teresa WoodruffStar Onlie (Malaysia)
12.21.2014
Fertilized eggs create a zinc fireworks displayTeresa WoodruffDesign and Trend
12.20.2014
From terror to Cold War upheaval to Hollywood hacks: What a weekPablo BoczkowskiCNN
12.20.2014
Wow of the week: Sparks actually fly when a sperm hits an eggTeresa WoodruffMed City News
12.19.2014
Our heroes: Others watch. They rush inAlice EaglySt. Paul Pioneer Press (Minnesota)
12.19.2014
How sex is like fireworksTeresa WoodruffEvolution News
12.19.2014
News organizations get serious about researchPablo BoczkowskiNieman Lab
12.18.2014
Stunning zinc fireworks when egg meets spermTeresa WoodruffScience Codex
12.18.2014
The future of malpractice reformBernard BlackMedical Economics
12.17.2014
Reducing the cognitive burden of newsRachel Davis MerseyNieman Lab
12.17.2014
How do Chicagoans feel about police? Study aims to find out Wesley SkoganDNA.info
12.16.2014
‘Just like tiny fireworks’ – scientists capture stunning images of the moment of conception Teresa WoodruffInquisitr
12.16.2014
Sparks literally fly when the egg meets sperm, spectacular images showTeresa WoodruffZME Science (Romania)
12.16.2014
Making babies starts with fireworksTeresa WoodruffFox News Chicago
12.16.2014
Sparks fly when egg meets sperm: StudyTeresa WoodruffFiancial Express (India)
12.16.2014
Sparks really do fly when it comes to pregnancy – and it could help with in vitroTeresa WoodruffWGN-TV
12.15.2014
The long run outlook for the federal budget: Do we know enough to worry?Charles ManskiBrookings (The Brookings Institution)
12.15.2014
Sparks really DO fly when a new life is createdTeresa WoodruffMail Online (UK)
12.15.2014
Stunning zinc fireworks when egg meets spermTeresa WoodruffHealth Canal
12.15.2014
Sparks literally fly when sperm connects with eggTeresa WoodruffDiscovery News
12.11.2014
The year white people will become a minority in America has been declaredJennifer RichesonIdentities.Mic
12.11.2014
Should states spend billions to reduce class sizes?Diane Whitmore SchanzenbachFiveThirtyEight
12.09.2014
Advocates urge more mental health services for unaccompanied immigrant childrenRebecca SeligmanThe Chicago Reporter
12.09.2014
Study: Higher birth weight correlates to better school performanceDavid Figlio and Jonathan GuryanEducation Week
12.07.2014
Higher birth weight linked to better school performanceDavid Figlio and Jonathan GuryanPsych Central
12.07.2014
What Ivy League ties to slavery teach about redemptionJennifer RichesonBoston Globe
12.06.2014
How the Chicago Defender is covering race relations in these timesCharles WhitakerCrain's Chicago Business
12.05.2014
For better or for work: Can marriage teach us about job satisfaction?Eli FinkelGovernment Executive
12.05.2014
Lower birth weight linked to lower academic performanceDavid Figlio and Jonathan GuryanBusiness 2 Community
12.05.2014
Heavier babies at birth tend to do better in schoolDavid Figlio and Jonathan GuryanInternational News Network Online (Pakistan)
12.04.2014
UF Researchers: Higher birth weight indicates better school performance David Figlio and Jonathan GuryanWKMG Orlando
12.03.2014
Deaf ears lead to sound of protestsBenjamin PageThe Seattle Times
12.03.2014
Heavier babies at birth tend to do better in schoolDavid Figlio and Jonathan GuryanZee News (India)
12.02.2014
Heavier babies likely to get better grades in school: Study David Figlio and Jonathan GuryanMelfort Journal (Saskatchewan)
12.02.2014
Heavier babies hold slight academic advantageDavid Figlio and Jonathan GuryanScience World Report
12.02.2014
Heavier babies likely to get better grades in school: StudyDavid Figlio and Jonathan GuryanToronto Sun
12.02.2014
Heavier newborns do better in schoolDavid Figlio and Jonathan GuryanEvanston Now
12.02.2014
Heavier newborns show academic edge in schoolDavid Figlio and Jonathan GuryanMedical Express
12.02.2014
Heavier birth weight tied to better academic performance, study findsDavid Figlio and Jonathan GuryanFox News
12.01.2014
Afternoon Shift: Should we raise the minimum wage in Chicago?Matthew NotowidigdoWBEZ
12.01.2014
Family meltdowns: When everyone is arguing and no one is listening Eli FinkelThe Wall Street Journal
11.26.2014
Investing in politicsBenjamin PageSky Valley Chronicle (Washington State)
11.25.2014
Do private conflicts matter more to public safety than we thought?Wesley SkoganNext City
11.25.2014
Summer reading, government jobs and charitable donations Jonathan GuryanFiveThirtyEight
11.20.2014
Urban neighborhoods are getting more diverse. But what are they losing?Mary PattilloThe Washington Post
11.20.2014
Standing up for my group while kicking yoursJennifer RichesonPacific Standard Magazine
11.20.2014
The marketplace of attention: How audiences take shape in a digital age, by James G. WebsterPablo BoczkowskiTimes Higher Education
11.20.2014
Comment: How much hazard mitigation is enough?Seth SteinEarth Magazine
11.17.2014
National Children’s Study may be stopped for cost and antiquated research methodsJane HollThe Washington Post
11.17.2014
Many teens suffer 'cyber' dating abuse, study suggestsBrian MustanskiPhilly.com
11.14.2014
How to help teens reduce stress in high-anxiety times and alwaysEmma AdamHuffington Post
11.13.2014
Conference to address political dysfunction at national, local levelsLaurel HarbridgeSt. Louis Public Radio
11.10.2014
Why is healthcare IT under fire?David DranoveCIO Magazine
11.08.2014
Hospital purchase debatedLeemore DafnyHerald Dispatch
11.07.2014
Why it's crucial to get more women into scienceTeresa WoodruffNational Geographic
11.07.2014
Science needs more women (and not for the reason you think)Teresa Woodruffio9
11.05.2014
Vibrant democracies emerging from power vacuums give hope for Burkina FasoRachel Beatty RiedlWashington Post
11.04.2014
Explaining the roots of gamer rageJennifer RichesonNew York Magazine