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Health Sciences Writing Consultants Sessions Resume 8/2

on What's New @ HHSL

by Katherine Morley

1 day, 10 hours ago

Are you threatened by a thesis deadline? Panicking about your personal statement? Dreading your dissertation? Preoccupied by papers, posters, and proposals? Fear not!┬áHealth Sciences Writing Consultants will […]

Essays on Digital Classics and Digital Humanities

on Perseus Digital Library Updates

by Gregory Crane

1 day, 10 hours ago

Gregory Crane Professor of Classics and Winnick Family Chair of Technology and Entrepreneurship Tufts University Alexander von Humboldt Professor of Digital Humanities Open Access Officer University of […]

News & Views: The placebo effect works even when you know you are taking a placebo

on Great Diseases

by Katherine Malanson

1 day, 11 hours ago

Okawa Somchai/Shutterstock The placebo effect is already known to be pretty bizarre, but a new study has ramped up the weirdness factor. Researchers have found that people can be trained to believe in a placebo […]

News & Views: Can 'sleeping on it' really be the best way to solve a problem?

on Great Diseases

by Katherine Malanson

1 day, 12 hours ago

Karramba Production/Shutterstock Have you ever struggled to finish a level of Candy Crush or complete a Sudoku puzzle in the evening but breezed through it the following morning? The reason may please anyone […]

"Privashing" vs. publishing -- in search of an accurate term for a problematic academic tradition

on Perseus Digital Library Updates

by Gregory Crane

1 day, 15 hours ago

Gregory Crane Comments to gcrane2008@gmail.com [Draft as of July 28, 2015] Alexander von Humboldt Professor of Digital Humanities Leipzig University Professor of Classics Winnick Family Chair of […]