The story we’ve all been told about the demise of Easter Island’s culture is flat-out wrong. Here’s why.
As climate change makes some hurricanes more intense, social inequalities are cast in sharp relief.
Surging tides will submerge thousands of ancient and historic places along the east coast of the U.S.
Tree-ring dating helps answer questions about pre-Columbian life in the Mesa Verde region.
Climate change skeptics point to ice and snow to seed doubt about global warming—but visible evidence of the changing climate is all around us.
Many Icelandic women fished in the 18th and 19th centuries, but their work has been largely unrecognized. Why did these female seafarers fade from the country’s memory?