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Academia - but lite! We examine two published pieces of academic work in each episode, focusing on the irregular, the surprising and the downright funny.
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Academia Lite Zakariah Hall & Sean Hellingman

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Academia - but lite! We examine two published pieces of academic work in each episode, focusing on the irregular, the surprising and the downright funny.
Website: academialite.com
Twitter: @academialite
Facebook: Academia Lite
Instagram: academialite
Email: Hello@academialite.com

    S3 Ep9 Walking Eggs IPA

    S3 Ep9 Walking Eggs IPA

    In this episode of Academia Lite, Sean and Zak get into two thought-provoking papers:

    - Slim by design: serving healthy foods first in buffet lines improves overall meal selection by Wansink, B., & Hanks, A. S. .

    - Let’s take the dog for a gait… by Gill, N., Kean, C., & King, M. G. .

    Examining the irregular, the surprising and the downright funny of each paper, there is something for the academic in all of us.

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    Twitter: @academialite
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    * Wansink, B., & Hanks, A. S. (2013). Slim by design: serving healthy foods first in buffet lines improves overall meal selection. PloS one, 8(10), e77055. https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0077055

    * Gill, N., Kean, C., & King, M. G. (2020). Let’s take the dog for a gait…. Gait & Posture. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0966636220301053

    • 1 hr 16 min
    S3 Ep8 Laughing Robot Happoshu

    S3 Ep8 Laughing Robot Happoshu

    In this episode of Academia Lite, Sean, Zak and a special guest get into a thought-provoking paper:

    - Evaluation of a Humor Generation System by Real World Application with¥ 500,000 to Win by Sjöbergh, J., & Araki, K.

    Examining the irregular, the surprising and the downright funny of each paper, there is something for the academic in all of us.

    Website: academialite.com
    Twitter: @academialite
    Facebook: Academia Lite
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    * Sjöbergh, J., & Araki, K. Evaluation of a Humor Generation System by Real World Application with¥ 500,000 to Win. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/236134493_Evaluation_of_a_Humor_Generation_System_by_Real_World_Application_with_500000_to_Win

    • 1 hr 13 min
    S3 Ep7 Tasty Green Double IPA

    S3 Ep7 Tasty Green Double IPA

    In this episode of Academia Lite, Sean and Zak get into two thought-provoking papers:

    - Unhealthy food is not tastier for everybody: The “healthy= tasty” French intuition by Werle, C. O., Trendel, O., & Ardito, G.

    - A cross-sectional survey of young people attending a music festival: associations between drug use and musical preference by Lim, M. S., Lim, M. S., Hellard, M. E., Lim, M. S., Hellard, M. E., Hocking, J. S., ... & Lim, M. S.

    Examining the irregular, the surprising and the downright funny of each paper, there is something for the academic in all of us.

    Website: academialite.com
    Twitter: @academialite
    Facebook: Academia Lite
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    Email: Hello@academialite.com
    Music by Softly Softly - https://open.spotify.com/artist/7x5ZnnlIGAtbRrlj2La2Yl?si=iuNAXt7c


    * Werle, C. O., Trendel, O., & Ardito, G. (2013). Unhealthy food is not tastier for everybody: The “healthy= tasty” French intuition. Food Quality and Preference, 28(1), 116-121. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0950329312001334

    * Lim, M. S., Lim, M. S., Hellard, M. E., Lim, M. S., Hellard, M. E., Hocking, J. S., ... & Lim, M. S. (2008). A cross-sectional survey of young people attending a music festival: associations between drug use and musical preference. Drug and alcohol review, 27(4), 439-441. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09595230802089719

    • 1 hr 15 min
    S3 Ep6 Scouse Dream Norwegian Kveik Beer

    S3 Ep6 Scouse Dream Norwegian Kveik Beer

    In this episode of Academia Lite, Sean, Zak and a special guest get into a thought-provoking paper:

    - Foreign fandom and the Liverpool FC: a cyber-mediated romance by Kerr, A. K., & Emery, P. R.

    Examining the irregular, the surprising and the downright funny of each paper, there is something for the academic in all of us.

    Website: academialite.com
    Twitter: @academialite
    Facebook: Academia Lite
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    * Kerr, A. K., & Emery, P. R. (2011). Foreign fandom and the Liverpool FC: a cyber-mediated romance. Soccer & Society, 12(6), 880-896. https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14660970.2011.609686

    • 1 hr 12 min
    S3 Ep5 Red Fantasy Saison

    S3 Ep5 Red Fantasy Saison

    In this episode of Academia Lite, Sean and Zak get into two thought-provoking papers:

    - Fantasy sports: Skill, gambling, or are these irrelevant issues? by Pickering, D., Blaszczynski, A., Hartmann, M., & Keen, B.

    - Do red and blue uniforms matter in football and handball penalties? by Krenn, B., Pernhaupt, N., & Handsteiner, M.

    Examining the irregular, the surprising and the downright funny of each paper, there is something for the academic in all of us.

    Website: academialite.com
    Twitter: @academialite
    Facebook: Academia Lite
    Instagram: academialite
    Email: Hello@academialite.com
    Music by Softly Softly - https://open.spotify.com/artist/7x5ZnnlIGAtbRrlj2La2Yl?si=iuNAXt7c


    * Pickering, D., Blaszczynski, A., Hartmann, M., & Keen, B. (2016). Fantasy sports: Skill, gambling, or are these irrelevant issues?. Current Addiction Reports, 3(3), 307-313. https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40429-016-0111-1

    * Krenn, B., Pernhaupt, N., & Handsteiner, M. (2017). Do red and blue uniforms matter in football and handball penalties?. Journal of Sports Science & Medicine, 16(4), 565. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5721188/

    • 1 hr 19 min
    S3 Ep4 Big Bucket Artisanal Porter

    S3 Ep4 Big Bucket Artisanal Porter

    In this episode of Academia Lite, Sean and Zak get into two thought-provoking papers:

    - Bad popcorn in big buckets: portion size can influence intake as much as taste by Wansink, B., & Kim, J.

    - Using signs, artwork, and music to promote stair use in a public building by Boutelle, K. N., Jeffery, R. W., Murray, D. M., & Schmitz, M. K. H.

    Examining the irregular, the surprising and the downright funny of each paper, there is something for the academic in all of us.

    Website: academialite.com
    Twitter: @academialite
    Facebook: Academia Lite
    Instagram: academialite
    Email: Hello@academialite.com
    Music by Softly Softly - https://open.spotify.com/artist/7x5ZnnlIGAtbRrlj2La2Yl?si=iuNAXt7c


    * Wansink, B., & Kim, J. (2005). Bad popcorn in big buckets: portion size can influence intake as much as taste. Journal of nutrition education and behavior, 37(5), 242-245. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S1499404606602789

    * Boutelle, K. N., Jeffery, R. W., Murray, D. M., & Schmitz, M. K. H. (2001). Using signs, artwork, and music to promote stair use in a public building. American journal of public health, 91(12), 2004-2006. https://ajph.aphapublications.org/doi/full/10.2105/AJPH.91.12.2004

    • 1 hr 4 min

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