History of Science
AHA Member Spotlight: Beth Linker
Matthew Keough | Jul 17, 2018Beth Linker is associate professor in the History and Sociology of Science Department at the University of Pennsylvania.
Archiving the Final Frontier
Zoë Jackson | May 1, 2018Research in space history is often hampered by large gaps in the archives.
Emily A. Margolis | Mar 22, 2018"Space tourism" has been a part of American leisure culture since the Cold War, writes Emily Margolis, winner of the...
What Are You?
Sadie Bergen | Feb 16, 2018At #AHA18, historians and social scientists pushed back against the notion that racial and ethnic ancestry can be discovered through genetic testing.
Grant of the Week: Linda Hall Library Fellowships
Zoe Jackson | Dec 13, 2017The Linda Hall Library awards diverse funding opportunities to pre- and postdoctoral scholars in the history of science and related areas.
On the May 2017 Cover
John B. Bute | Oct 1, 2017To the editor:I am charmed by the May 2017 cover photo, not least for its large content of historica...
John C. Burnham (1929–2017)
Stephanie J. Shaw | Oct 1, 2017Historian of American Psychology and PsychiatryJohn Chynoweth Burnham, professor of history at Ohio ...
Charles Coulston Gillispie (1918–2015)
William Chester Jordan | Oct 1, 2017Historian of ScienceCharles Coulston Gillispie, the Dayton-Stockton Professor of History emeritus at...
Memory and Medicine
Susan M. Reverby | Sep 18, 2017Contentious debates over the removal of Confederate general statues that dot our landscape have led ...