Anne Johnson

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Spending a year on “Mars”

<b>This June, 2015 photo provided by the University of Hawaii shows the domed structure that will house six researchers for eight months in an environment meant to simulate an expedition to Mars, on Mauna Loa on the Big Island of Hawaii. The group will enter the geodesic dome Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017,</b> …

Mexico’s Record Violence Is a Crisis 20 Years in the Making

MEXICO CITY — The forces driving violence in Mexico, which is now on track for its worst year in decades, were first set in motion 20 years ago by two events that were, at the time, celebrated as triumphs.<p>First, Colombia defeated its major drug cartels in the 1990s, driving the center of the drug …

What, Really, Is A Monument?

<i>Alva Noë is a philosopher at the University of California, Berkeley, where he writes and teaches about perception, consciousness and art.</i> <i>You can find him on</i> Facebook <i>and on Twitter:</i> @alvanoe<p>We value works of art, whether by Leonardo da Vinci, Mark Rothko, or Rosie Lee Tomkins, for both personal and …

10 Utterly Unique Books That Will Make You Question The "Rules" Of Writing

When you read a lot of books, you start to notice a few familiar patterns. Like... those two characters who hate each other on page one? They're …

Watch: Zora Neale Hurston was criticized for writing in the ‘black voice.’ Now her novels are classics.

Her childhood in an all-black town shaped her worldview<p>Zora Neale Hurston, acclaimed writer of the Harlem Renaissance, was maligned by many black …

“Calling Bullshit”: Watch Lectures for the College Course Designed to Combat the BS in our Information Age

This past January, we highlighted a syllabus for a tentative course called "Calling Bullshit," designed by two professors at the University of …

This one small language tweak could change our views of refugees

It’s easy to stoke fears of faceless refugee masses. Here’s a small way to fight back.<p>When we encounter a stranger, one of our first (unconscious) thoughts is a question: Is there a mind in there?<p>As humans, we have a unique ability to recognize others as having minds — capable of feeling, thinking, …

Psychology

Top 10 Jobs for Anthropology Majors

Updated November 09, 2017<p>If you are fascinated by different cultures, past and present, and how they impact relationships, work roles, gender roles, …