Westerners have long shunned obese people, and this attitude now pervades much of the globe. Was this always the case?
The long history of Native American tribes is nowhere to be found on modern maps. So the Zuni decided it was time to create their own kind of cartography.
Can natural history museums justify their collections of human remains?
For many years, scholars believed oral history was no more accurate than mythology. It turns out they were wrong.
An archaeologist explores how shoes have embodied our identities through the ages.
We can continue our obsessive, harried pursuit of new technology, or we can relax and enjoy life more—but we can’t do both.