Monthly Archives: April 2015

How to write a Discussion chapter for your thesis or dissertation

Originally posted on Dr. V:
I noticed that the Discussion chapter is one of the hardest to write, especially when you are so close to the results and your head is wrapped up in all the data. Writing the Discussion…

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The shortest paths to happiness. Literally

Originally posted on ideas.ted.com:
Figuring out how to walk quickly from A to B is easy. Just plug two addresses into your favorite map app, and off you go. But sometimes getting to a place as quickly as possible isn’t…

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How scientists make people laugh to study humor

Originally posted on ideas.ted.com:
If you search on the Web of Science database for papers on the emotion of fear, you’ll get back 6,477 published papers. Search for papers on laughter and you’ll get a paltry 175. Why…

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