Social sciences
A nearly $10 million grant from the National Science Foundation gives a boost to one ASU center’s efforts to increase Latino representation in STEM degrees and careers.
Mikala Kass
September 27, 2021
Though sleep is central to our health, many of us undervalue it — until it gives us trouble. ASU sleep experts share their tips for sleeping better, explain how sleep works, and explore just how weird and wonderful our slumber can be.
Mikala Kass
September 15, 2021
Being hopeful doesn’t just feel good — it can improve your health and relationships. ASU researchers explain how they study hope and share tips for unleashing its power in your own life.
Maya Shrikant
June 14, 2021
Following the devastation of the Black Plague, the Renaissance was a period of intense creativity and social change. ASU experts share what we can learn from the past about our own emotions, language and pastimes, as well as how it might apply to our post-pandemic world.
Mikala Kass
April 22, 2021
From protecting Earth from asteroids to handling nuclear waste, science and technology issues affect all of us. ASU researchers are asking the Biden administration to support public engagement to include diverse viewpoints in science policy.
Mikala Kass
February 22, 2021