Posts | Alberto Acerbi


I am curating a collection of resources for finding and working with online data.

Academic and academic-adjacent jobs increasingly require having a Twitter account. Here how to start.

The International Cognition & Culture Institute organised a book club around “Cultural evolution in the digital age”.

Cultural evolution models should integrate network models - and viceversa.

Pop song lyrics became sadder in the last fifty years. Is it because sadder genres become more popular?

Lyrics of contemporary pop songs are sadder than old ballads.

Back to an old darling of the blog.

Seemingly millennia-old culinary traditions are relatively young. Cultural evolution research needs to not essentialise culture.

Running your R scripts in the cloud is as simple as that (and free).

Data from Wellcome Trust shows no correlation between social media usage and negative opinions towards vaccination.