Science Sources/Bibliographies

Starter bibliographies about science topics and connections that can impact your life. The bibliographies are updated annually.

Topics:

Alcohol: drinking–how much is too much? (2020)

Arabidopsis: model organism in Biology (2020)

Authoritarianism and corruption (2020)

Autism: what is it linked to? (2020)

Autoimmune diseases–prevention and control (2019)

Aversions (coming soon)

Childhood obesity and parents’ influence (2020)

Climate change and human behavior (2020)

Corruption and power: the connection (2020)

Crowds: behavior, social change, movement, collective action, social media, context, identity (2020)

Electric vehicles: benefits, technology, obstacles (2020)

Escherichia coli (coming soon)

Face masks/face shields: are they effective in preventing transmission of COVID-19 and other infectious diseases? (updated August 2020)

Facial recognition: technology and privacy (2020)

Fear — impacts on decision-making and behavior (2020)

Generalized Anxiety Disorder–a sign of the times?  (2019)

  • To find additional information, search generalized anxiety disorder OR generalised anxiety disorder (copy & paste into the “Description” search box) in the Science Primary Literature Database.

Gun ownership and violence (2019)

Integrity and honesty: do they really matter? (2020)

Kindness: the benefits (2020)

Microbiome/microbiota: influences on disease and behavior (updated 2020)

Nuclear power and climate change (updated 2020)

Offshore drilling: environmental effects (updated 2020)

Opioids, addiction, and overdose (2019)

Pandemics–history, control, and prevention (2020)

Perceived enjoyment (coming soon)

Postmenopausal bone health and nutrition (2019)

Racism, prejudice, and discrimination: the psychological origins (updated 2020)

Sea level rise and climate change (2019)

Sleep: importance and impacts–physical and mental health (2020)

Solar-powered water harvesting and purification (2019)

Stress: physiological and psychological (coming soon)

Stress: the effects brought on by pandemic diseases (2020)

Symmetry breaking and Biology (2020)

Water, drought, and climate change (2020)

Wind energy (coming soon)

Xenopus (coming soon)

Questions or comments; suggestions for a topic?  Please let me know (engelk@grinnell.edu).

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