History of STEM
Daniel J. Wilson (1949–2021)
Paul F. Paskoff | Sep 30, 2021Daniel J. Wilson, a student of American intellectual history and the history of medicine, died on June 11, 2021.
Extreme Spaces and New Frontiers
Rebecca L. West | Sep 13, 2021Read about the 2021-22 recipients of the J. Franklin Jameson Fellowship in American History, the Fellowship in Aerospace History, and...
We Are Part of Nature
Matthew Plishka | Aug 5, 2021Multispecies political ecology can help environmental historians reveal how nonhuman species can shape the world.
Can Plants Help Us to Understand COVID-19?
Matthew Plishka | Jul 12, 2021Many of the same mistakes and oversights that we see in human disease control today were made in the early 20th-century fight against Panama Disease.
Announcing the 2021–22 Jameson and NASA Fellows
Rebecca L. West | Jun 1, 2021Four promising scholars win fellowships to support significant new research.
Wrapping It Up
Alex Lichtenstein | Apr 22, 2021The June issue of the American Historical Review features three History Unclassified essays, seven articles, and a cluster of reviews...
Vaccine Hesitancy Is a 21st-Century Phenomenon
Gareth Millward | Apr 16, 2021Since the 1940s, vaccination campaigns have been held to increasingly high, and difficult to meet, standards.
AHA Member Spotlight: Warwick Anderson
Matthew Keough | Apr 9, 2021Warwick Anderson is a professor at the University of Sydney. He lives in Sydney, NSW, Australia, and has been a member since 1998.
Making the Best of the Worst-Case Scenario
Jake Wynn | Apr 7, 2021The National Museum of Civil War Medicine managed to close, reopen, close again, and build new digital offerings that expanded its audience.