What’s New

“Prevalence Paradox” Captures Hacker Strategy,
Design Solutions, and the Human Factors Prize

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 – The 2017 prize-winning paper is a first look at how the reduced prevalence of incoming threat signals (e-mails) can suppress vigilance against attacks. read more

Testing a Web-Based Teen Driver Training Program to Manage Distraction
Thursday, November 9, 2017 – Simulating real-world driving scenarios goes beyond traditional driver-training programs. read more

Can Sit-Stand Workstations Combat Obesity?
Research Says Maybe Not.

Thursday, November 9, 2017 – Energy expenditure study found no difference in sitting vs. standing, but periodic changes in position can help. read more