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Articles: Research

Genetic material from these two 8,000-year-old brothers, hunter-gatherers found near Leon, Spain, helped reveal an ancient migration across northern Spain

Photograph by Julio Manuel Vidal Encinas

Research

Ancient DNA reveals Bronze Age replacement of Iberian men, raising new questions.

3.14.19

Genetic material from these two 8,000-year-old brothers, hunter-gatherers found near Leon, Spain, helped reveal an ancient migration across northern Spain

Photograph by Julio Manuel Vidal Encinas

Ancient DNA reveals Bronze Age replacement of Iberian men, raising new questions.

3.14.19

Wanted: Big ideas from the humanities

March-April 2019

Illustration by Peter and Maria Hoey

Economists look to new explanations for wage stagnation.

March-April 2019

Illustration by Michael Paraskevas 

Debora Spar argues that social change has always been driven by technology.

March-April 2019

Anthony Abraham Jack

Photograph by Jill Anderson

Anthony Jack’s new book on the “doubly disadvantaged”

March-April 2019

Samuel Stouffer

Photograph courtesy of Ann Stouffer Bisconti ’62.

Brief life of Samuel Stouffer, survey researcher: 1900-1960

March-April 2019

Illustration by Matt Chinworth

Unpacking “what art does to us”

March-April 2019

Are data from massive open online courses a crystal ball into the future of online education?

Data from Science Magazine/Chart by Lydia S.C. Rosenberg

Harvard and MIT experiences suggest a more constrained vision for massive free courses.

1.10.19