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The Shocking River Fire That Fueled the Creation of the EPA

Fires were nothing out of the ordinary on Cleveland’s Cuyahoga River in the 1960s. The city was still a manufacturing ...
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Sand tiger sharks return to shipwrecks off N.C. coast

A study reveals shipwrecks off North Carolina's coast are important habitats for sand tiger sharks, whose population plummeted in the ...
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The Shocking River Fire That Fueled the Creation of the EPA

Fires were nothing out of the ordinary on Cleveland’s Cuyahoga River in the 1960s. The city was still a manufacturing ...
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Better labor practices could improve archaeological output

(Lehigh University) In a new paper, 'Essential Excavation Experts: Alienation and Agency in the History of Archaeological Labor,' published in ...
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Gargantuan

Originally broadcast on BBC2’s The Late Show in 1992, this delightfully simple and clever short from the UK artist John ...
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Thinking on your feet

Don't just do it, think about it too: how Gilbert Ryle's philosophy of mind can help athletes teach themselves to ...
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A rock, a human, a tree: all were persons to the Classic Maya

For the Maya of the Classic period, who lived in southern Mexico and Central America between 250 and 900 CE, ...
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Daily Quiz for April 22, 2019

During the siege of Vicksburg, Union troops started calling the town this ...
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Daily Quiz for April 21, 2019

The Pilgrim’s colony was supposed to be near this modern city, not where they finally settled ...
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Daily Quiz for April 20, 2019

German Type XXI U-boats used this kind of propulsion system ...
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