Everyone wants to matter: Insights into school shootings

Bernice Pescosolido, a highly regarded medical sociologist at Indiana University Bloomington, talks in this TEDxBloomington presentation about some surprising discoveries about the lives of some of the teens who committed murder during school rampages.

Female condoms?

With an initial grant of $100,000 for her research project, “Development and Testing of the Female Pleasure Condom,” IU sex researcher Debby Herbenick and her collaborator, if successful, will be in the running for a follow-up grant of up to $1 million from Grand Challenges Explorations, a global health initiative funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.