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Sept. 1, 2021

Human Factors News Monthly Roundup (August 2021)

Human Factors News Monthly Roundup (August 2021)

Human Factors News Monthly Roundup (August 2021) 

We're back with another one of our monthly news roundups!

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Win a Ticket to Neuroergonomics Conference 2021!

We’ve partnered with our friends at Neuroergonomics Conference to bring you an incredible opportunity via a giveaway! Three (3) lucky winners will receive tickets to the 3rd Annual Neuroergonomics Conference held virtually from September 11th - September 16th.

Three random winners will be selected and notified on Thursday September 9th, and will be announced during our live streamed show that evening (Starts at 4:30PM PST).

A Deep Dive into Human Factors and the Olympics

We have a special edition of our deep dive series in honor of the end of the 2020 Olympics. 

Top News

These consist of news stories that we have featured on our weekly podcast. If you are not familiar with the show, we let our Patreons decide which topics we discuss on the show each week from these types of news stories.

AirCar prototype completes its first inter-city flight

Evaluation of Serious Games for Passenger Education I: Aircraft Safety Information Retention Across Media Types

Women, early-career academics more likely to feel like 'impostors' in disciplines that prize brilliance, study finds

NYUAD Researchers Demonstrate Effectiveness of 3D Visualization as a Learning Tool

Human Factors News

These consist of news stories that we have not covered on the show, but are still worthy of sharing!

Aerospace Systems / Aviation


Augmented Cognition

Children's Issues

Cognitive Engineering and Decision Making



Environmental Design

Health Care

Human-AI-Robot Teaming

Perception and Performance

Product Design


Surface Transportation / Travel

Virtual Environments

Weekly News Roundups (July 2021)