History of STEM
The Short Telescope
Everything Has a History
Simon P. Newman | Oct 27, 2022American universities are not the only ones who must confront legacies of the slave trade.
Bodies of Knowledge
Samuel J. Redman | Sep 15, 2022Museums that hold collections of human remains from the past face ethical questions today.
Immigration, Wartime Trauma, and Planetary Science
Rebecca L. West | Aug 25, 2022Read about the 2022–23 recipients of the J. Franklin Jameson Fellowship in American History, the Fellowship in Aerospace History, and...
From Bath Riots to Blocking Asylum
Arabella Delgado | Aug 15, 2022US border restrictions during COVID-19 reflect a long history of policing migrants for disease.
The Better Roe
Kara Dixon Vuic | Aug 10, 2022When Susan Struck fought being discharged for pregnancy from the US Air Force, it brought the right to choose into a different light.
AHA Member Spotlight: Lorraine Daston
Matthew Keough | Jul 21, 2022Lorraine Daston is a historian of science and director emerita at the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science,...
Abortion, Choice, and the Supreme Court
Laura Ansley | Jul 8, 2022A webinar on the Dobbs decision brought together historians and legal scholars to discuss why history is central to this jurisprudence and its implications.
AHA Member Spotlight: Emily Klancher Merchant
Matthew Keough | Jun 2, 2022Emily Klancher Merchant is an assistant professor of science and technology studies at the University of California, Davis. She lives...
Meet the 2022 Perspectives Daily Summer Columnists
Laura Ansley | Jun 1, 2022Introducing the three graduate students who will write about archives, place, and sovereignty.