Why do people cheat at work?
KJZZ | October 17, 2017
But Mike Baer believes one factor in workplace cheating is unrealistic expectations. Baer is an assistant professor in the W.P. Carey School of Business at ASU in the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship, and he’s been looking into this.
ASU researcher part of secretive team that investigated neutron star collision
AZ Family | October 17, 2017
“This is like the biggest event of the year -- perhaps of the decade. Something we had to be secretive about for about a month,” said ASU associate professor Nathaniel Butler. “Couldn't tell anybody. Couldn't tell reporters. Had to keep our doors closed.”
No, Yellowstone's supervolcano isn't going to wipe out life on Earth anytime soon
TIME | October 13, 2017
“It’s shocking how little time is required to take a volcanic system from being quiet and sitting there to the edge of an eruption,” Hannah Shamloo, an ASU graduate student who was part of the research team, told the newspaper.
Scientists digging in Swiss sewage find millions in gold and silver
The Washington Post | October 13, 2017
Researchers from Arizona State University published a similar study in 2015, finding that a U.S. city of 1 million people flushes up to $13 million worth of precious metals into the sewage system each year. Roughly $2.3 million of that is gold and silver.
Teaching activities for: 'Why are more American teenagers than ever suffering from severe anxiety?'
The New York Times | October 13, 2017
What does Suniya Luther, a professor of psychology at Arizona State University, say about privileged youth and emotional distress, and why?