SAPIENS

Anthropology / Everything Human

Stories

Identities

The Myth of Racial Purity in Roman Britain

The science is clear—early London was a multicultural society. Still, some people refuse to believe it.

polio eradication pakistan - A health worker in Karachi, Pakistan, delivers polio vaccine drops to a child.

Human Nature

Why Eradicating Polio Is More Complicated Than It Seems

Marketplace

An Homage to Teotihuacan

One modern Mexican artist is making souvenirs that shed light on the ancient peoples of this city and continue their aesthetic traditions.

chimpanzees being human

Human Nature

Chimpanzees Can’t Tell Us Much About Being Human