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Chemical Engineering; Chemistry

Interview With Author Michael F. L’Annunziata Part 2

“Elsevier would be nowhere without our authors, and we are thankful to all of them for their contributions... Read more

Chemical Engineering; Chemistry

Interview With Author Michael F. L’Annunziata Part 1

“Elsevier would be nowhere without our authors, and we are thankful to all of them for their contributions... Read more

Psychology; Social Sciences

The Psychology of the Car

Perhaps a book on the “psychology of the car” demands a positioning of the author. As probably most... Read more

Neuroscience; Psychology

Why Social Smoking Can Be Just As Bad For You As Daily Smoking

“Everything in moderation.” It’s a common justification made for behaviors that may fall outside the realm of healthy.... Read more

Psychology; Social Sciences

Henry David Thoreau’s Views of 19th-Century Media Resonate Today

The world knows Henry David Thoreau as a writer whose perspectives on nature and society remain relevant today.... Read more

Psychology; Social Sciences

Why the creators of ‘13 Reasons Why’ Should Pay Attention to the Spike in Suicide-Related Google Searches

Does it matter that people seem to have become more interested in suicide – expressing more suicidal thoughts,... Read more

Social Sciences

The Missing Elements in the Debate About Affirmative Action and Asian-American Students

Media reports have stated that the Justice Department under President Donald Trump is planning to investigate a complaint of... Read more

Computer Science; Engineering

Computer Vision

In this blog post we interview the author of Computer Vision and ask him about the fifth edition... Read more

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