Who's That Noisy
- Answer to last week: Blue Whale
Science or Fiction
A survey of popular songs between 2006 and 2016 found that references to violence in the pop genre were similar in frequency to hip hop and rap. https://phys.org/news/2019-03-bad-rap-lyrics-violence-hip-hop.html
Data collected from monitoring drivers shows that distracted drivers were 29 times more likely to be in a crash or near crash when driving through a work zone. https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/0361198118821630
An extensive review of ethnographic records from 60 societies finds no universal moral codes. https://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/10.1086/701478
Skeptical Quote of the Week.
“What use is a newborn baby?” - Benjamin Franklin