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Coping with COVID-19

September 18, 2020 — IU researchers are studying the pandemic’s impact on mental health, and Dr. Aaron Carroll says when it comes to things turning back to normal at the start of the new year, we shouldn’t get our hopes up. View a text transcript of the audio.


Women's sex-tech engagement and COVID-19 executive orders

September 16, 2020 — A Kinsey Institute study finds a majority of women sext and many use dating apps to find partners, while a new dashboard by IUPUI researchers will allow comparison of states’ COVID-related executive orders. View a text transcript of the audio.

Primate poop and angry Americans

September 14, 2020 — IU researchers have found primate feces could hold the key to understanding threats to wildlife from chemical pollutants, and an IU political scientist discusses the ways anger-filled political rhetoric erodes democracy. View a text transcript of the audio.

Helping at-risk and justice-involved youth

September 11, 2020 —Through IU’s Responding to the Addictions Crisis Grand Challenge, IU researchers are providing youth at risk of a substance use disorder and teens entering the juvenile justice system with help regarding substance abuse issues. View a text transcript of the audio.

The Indian American vote, and mealworms

September 9, 2020 — An IU political scientist discusses the Indian American vote, and learn how yellow mealworms might be the answer to finding an alternative source of protein. View a text transcript of the audio.