Anthropology / Everything Human

Is Space a Human Place?


  • space colonization

    Is Space a Human Place?

    For millennia, Homo sapiens have looked up at the stars—but only recently have we started to consider what it will be like to live among them.

  • squatting

    Closer to Home

    What can squatting—occupying otherwise unoccupied buildings without any title, right, or payment—teach us about how cities work?

  • ancient america

    The Mastodon in the Room

    As new discoveries shake up the timeline of when people first came to the Americas, how do we decide what’s true?

  • emotional intelligence

    Is Robot Empathy a Trap?

    Scientists explore what robot-human intimacy could mean for love, work, communication, and even war.