Culture Lab

  • Why Losing Bonds Sports Fans

    A study on team loyalty among British football fans shows that the success of the team plays an important role in how strongly supporters identify with one another.

  • paleo processing foods - Anthropologist Bill Schindler uses techniques developed 5,000 years ago to prepare fresh-caught salmon during the filming of National Geographic’s The Great Human Race.

    Did Processed Foods Make Us Human?

    Experimental archaeologist Bill Schindler’s globe-trotting research has led him to champion a diet based on humanity’s long history of inventive food preparation techniques, from nose-to-tail butchery to sourdough bread.