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Memories in the forest

Memories in the forest

There are dozens, or perhaps hundreds, of similar carvings with names, surnames, initials and other texts on trees. Who carved them, and what archaeological evidence can they add to our understanding of the Second World War?Read on »


Aliens among us

Aliens among us

Why has the belief in extraterrestrials persisted across time and space, and what can this belief tell us about ourselves?Read on »

Fieldwork notes on Mali, Part 1

Fieldwork notes on Mali, Part 1

Travellers know intuitively how different places feel, but how do we explain these sensations to others? Abby explores her sensory experiences during a four month long study abroad trip in Mali.Read on »

The freedom to love

The freedom to love

Love isn't always considered to be something worth striving for. Politics, not self-fulfilment, dominates public discussion of love in India.Read on »