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The Big One
Exploring the catastrophic possibilities of the modern world, scientists and sociologists explain why the sky may, in fact, be falling.
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A research center focused on Chicago price theory gets a new moniker that’s long been a household name in economics: Becker.
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By navigating neural pathways, cognitive scientist Nicholas Hatsopoulos helps paralyzed patients turn thought into action.
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One, two, cha-cha-cha: Vincent Samar, PhD’86, teaches social-dance basics.
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Readers contemplate empathy and schadenfreude, reasons to adopt, an overlooked Woodlawn hero, and, of course, faith and reason.
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Philosophy hits the airwaves, and a sports-book publisher nails a home run. Plus: cultural studies, alumni books, and more.
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