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Why do we love horror films?

October brings another onscreen killing spree by the knife-wielding Michael Myers in “Halloween Ends,” purportedly the final movie in the “Halloween” film...

What do we know about political advertising?

It can be challenging to distinguish between a paid political ad and one that is not in today’s media environment, especially on...

What’s behind the teacher shortage in US schools?

Nancy Latham is the executive director of the Council on Teacher Education and an associate dean in the College of Education at the University of...

What were the underlying issues of the railroad labor dispute?

Michael LeRoy is an expert in labor law and employment relations at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. LeRoy, who advised the Council of...

What explains ‘quiet quitting’ in the workplace?

YoungAh Park is a professor of labor and employment relations at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign who studies work stress and recovery. Park...

NPR: How to show your friends you love them, according to a friendship expert

When psychologist and friendship expert Marisa Franco went through a rough breakup in 2015, she felt like she had no more love...

Who should get an omicron COVID-19 booster?

New COVID-19 vaccine boosters that target omicron variants are being distributed following emergency use authorization by the Food and Drug Administration and...

How will the Inflation Reduction Act affect US environmental policy?

Don Fullerton is the Gutgsell Professor of Finance at the Gies College of Business at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and a senior scholar at...

Can we evacuate from hurricanes in electric vehicles?

As emergency coordinators across the U.S. prepare for the upcoming hurricane season, they are busy planning evacuation routes. Currently, these plans don’t...

Will pre-pandemic office life ever make a comeback?

Amit Kramer is a professor of labor and employment relations at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign who studies the relationship between work, family and health....

How do we measure community disaster resilience?

In a new study, retired Illinois State Water Survey engineer Sally McConkey and Eric R. Larson, a professor of natural resources and environmental...

What’s the future of drones in counterterrorism operations and the Ukraine war?

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign political science professor Nicholas Grossman is the author of “Drones and Terrorism: Asymmetric Warfare and the Threat to Global Security”...

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