When you’re in a relationship with a person long enough, you might start to act like them. Graduate student Courtney Walsh published research on how couples fuse their individual identities into a single couple’s identity. This is one of the first studies to examine identity fusion within couples rather than groups.
Some researchers believe Aztec medicine relied on superstition and induced a placebo effect to make the patient believe they were cured. On the contrary, the medicine originated from empirical observations made by generations of Aztecs.
Between stolen tracks, convoluted mechanisms for collaboration and lesser known artists getting robbed of credit, the music industry faces barriers to efficiently and fairly produce music. One UT-led start-up called Producer.ly wants to change that.