Glenn Sparks, a Purdue University professor in the Brian Lamb School of Communication, can talk about the science of a good scare and belief in the paranormal, as well as the effects of frightening images, especially on children.
WBAA, public radio at Purdue, launched a new FM frequency Friday (Oct. 21).
Halloween is often a time to seek out not just the spooky things that go bump in the night, but also the gross and horrifying things, too. What seems common to both is that people like the emotional rush free of any actual danger, according to a Purdue University disgust expert.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos invited Purdue University to work with Colombian partners to assist with the development of a master plan for sustainable development of the Orinoquía region. As a result, Purdue has studied the region and is using its research expertise to assist in a collaborative plan with Colombian institutions for the sustainable development of agriculture and tourism in the Orinoquía region.
A Purdue University graduate's ideas to utilize sensors and a software platform could lead to greater efficiency at future construction sites.
Purdue University students Cameron Mann and Trevor Peters were crowned Homecoming queen and king during the Homecoming celebration Saturday (Oct. 15) on the main stage in Stadium Mall.
Purdue University’s Board of Trustees on Friday (Oct. 14) approved resolutions honoring Boilermakers who earned medals representing the United States in the recent Rio Summer Olympics.