History of STEM

  • The Short Telescope

    Everything Has a History

    Simon P. Newman | Oct 27, 2022

    American universities are not the only ones who must confront legacies of the slave trade.
  • Bodies of Knowledge

    Annual Meeting

    Samuel J. Redman | Sep 15, 2022

    Museums that hold collections of human remains from the past face ethical questions today.
  • Immigration, Wartime Trauma, and Planetary Science

    AHA Activities

    Rebecca L. West | Aug 25, 2022

    Read 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

    Perspectives Daily

    Arabella Delgado | Aug 15, 2022

    US border restrictions during COVID-19 reflect a long history of policing migrants for disease.

Most Recent

  • The Better Roe

    Kara Dixon Vuic | Aug 10, 2022

    When 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, 2022

    Lorraine 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, 2022

    A 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, 2022

    Emily 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, 2022

    Introducing the three graduate students who will write about archives, place, and sovereignty.
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