In a new book, Amy Moran-Thomas examines how diabetes is reaching epidemic levels in countries across the world.
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Study of Dead Sea Scroll sheds light on a lost ancient parchment-making technology.
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Study shows the Sahara swung between lush and desert conditions every 20,000 years, in sync with monsoon activity.
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Graduate student Elena Sobrino looks beyond the headlines to study interactions between the city’s people and institutions.
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Candis Callison SM '02 PhD '10, professor and award-winning journalist, to speak at 2018 Investiture of Doctoral Hoods | MIT News
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MIT scholar’s book illuminates how magic became a tool for Western “reason” — and helped form the field of anthropology.
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MIT anthropologist is researching how scientists understand waves.
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In his new book, political scientist Richard Nielsen proposes a “blocked ambition” hypothesis.
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Anthropologist Graham Jones has turned a fascination with magic into a career.
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Popular MIT anthropology course offers contemplation and dialogue on life's big questions.
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