Author: Margaret Weigel
2013 review of scholarly literature and government reports on winter weather and human activities, including on how to prevent or manage some of the season’s worst threats.
2014 review of scholarly research papers and studies on psychosocial and educational outcomes for children raised by same-sex parents.
2013 review of scholarly studies that examine possible positive and negative outcomes of violent video game play, including links to aggressive behavior.
2011 study by Iowa State, Central Michigan University and the RAND Corporation in the Journal of Law and Human Behavior.
2011 meta-study published in the journal The Lancet on the effectiveness of vaccinations in the United States at preventing influenza.
2010 study from the University of Sydney and St. Vincent’s Hospital in Schizophrenic Bulletin on the link between homicidal behavior and early untreated schizophrenia.
2014 literature review of academic studies relating to various aspects of mass shooting and murder incidents in United States schools.
2011 study from the University of Toronto and MIT Sloan School of Management on the effectiveness of contextual and high-visual online advertising campaigns.
Updated 2014: A selection of research on massive open online courses, including their potential and effectiveness and their impact on traditional education methods.
2013 review of academic scholarship and government research on women, work and work/life balance.