Scitech Now Episode 424

In this episode of SciTech Now, we explore the power of the sneeze; a look at the factors that prompt your decision making; and why elderly patients are more prone to tuberculosis infection

The reason behind moral dilemmas

People often make moral decisions based on either emotion or reason. But perhaps there is a third factor prompting your decision making. Psychology professor at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, Dale Cohen is looking for the answer.

The science behind decision-making in sports

New York based startup deCervo uses neuroimaging to understand the science behind decision-making in sports. The technology is currently being used to evaluate baseball players based on how quickly their brains identify and react to pitches.