Duncan Watts
Duncan Watts

Duncan Watts is associate professor of sociology at Columbia University and author ofSix Degrees: The Science of a Connected Age.

June 23 2011 12:09 PMThe Hindsight FallacyThe real reason it's so hard to predict bubbles.
Feb. 24 2004 3:49 PMThe Kerry CascadeHow a '50s psychology experiment can explain the Democratic primaries.
Hey, Wait A Minute
Aug. 5 2004 2:30 PMDecentralized IntelligenceWhat Toyota can teach the 9/11 commission about intelligence gathering.
April 30 2003 4:45 PMOutbreakIn epidemics, is fear a good thing?
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Hang Up And Listen
Dec. 1 2015 3:21 PM The “Violating His Amateur Status” Bonus Segment The Hang Up and Listen hosts cover speedcubing—from the algorithms of Rubik’s Cubes to the sport’s record-breaking competitors.