Stephanie Watson

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Maya tomb uncovered holding body, treasure and tales of 'snake dynasty'

Archaeologists have uncovered what may be the largest royal tomb found in more than a century of work on Maya ruins in Belize, along with a puzzling set of hieroglyphic panels that provide clues to a “snake dynasty” that conquered many of its neighbors some 1,300 years ago.<p>Liquid mercury found …

Archaeology

Fall 2015

<b>CONTENTS:</b><p>// Editor’s Letter<p>// About the Artists<p>// Louise Corcoran’s <i>Eternal Friendship</i><p>// Louise Corcoran’s <i>Forgotten Friendship</i><p>// Louise Corcoran’s</i> …

This Simple Technique Can Instantly Reverse Negative Thoughts

Depression is often described as feeling like you're stuck in a fog of negative thoughts and beliefs -- but new research suggests that a simple technique borrowed from cognitive behavioral therapy, also known as CBT, can help to clear away the mental haze.<p>A small study published in the journal …

Pedagogy

We're Not Broken: Asexual Characters in Pop Culture

<i>Asexuality pride signs at a 2012 Pride Parade in Stockholm. Photo by Mikusagi, Creative Commons.</i><p>The asexual visibility movement has grown over the …

Praise for "Losing Ground" and Black Female Film Pioneers Is Long Overdue

There’s a scene in Ava DuVernay’s 2012 film, <i>Middle of Nowhere</i>, where main character Ruby (Emayatzy Corinealdi) sits on a bus with bus driver-turned …