Psychology

New CCGS Sir John Franklin Gets Frosty Reception
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A new Canadian research ship will be named after John Franklin—but is that really a good idea?

The Climate Anxiety Doctor Is “In”
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A Providence poet is taking to the park to counsel residents about their climate woes.

Divers: Please Keep Your Hands Off the Coral
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Divers routinely damage the coral reefs they’re trying to explore. But a little education goes a long way. 

All Three Sides of the Story
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Five geographical triangles that shaped the ocean’s history. 

People, Please Stop Going into Floodwater
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Nearly half of injuries and near misses happen because people voluntarily go in the water.

How Hurricane Katrina Saved Cameron Parish
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Not a month after Katrina, an even stronger hurricane slammed into Louisiana. Almost no one died.

Psyche and the Seashore
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Why do we love—or fear—the ocean?

Garbage on the Beach is Bad For Your Mental Health
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Too much rubbish ruins the calming effect of the beach.

Scientists Want to Know: Are Musicians Playing to the Weather?
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Meteorologists are on the hunt for weather patterns—in pop music.

Facing Down a Hurricane
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New research explains why so many people ignore evacuation notices.

If You Feed Them, They Will Come
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Science writer Cameron Walker explores a strange disconnect in our relationship with marine animals.