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Articles by Joel Shurkin

Assyrian sculptures date from the good times when the water flowed.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Drawing of Isaac Asimov, pointing a finger as if in conversation

He wrote almost 200 books and thousands of articles.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

The disease disappeared, but Anne Boleyn's ghost still walks the bloody tower.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Recently uncovered archaeological evidence matches the Bible's account of Babylonian invasion 2,600 years ago.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

How you cover a trip to the moon and share the news with the world.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Image shows busy road with cars emitting signals to each other to assist with self driving.

The problem could be particularly bad in rental cars.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Picture shows rolled joints and the components on a table

Different people respond to cannabis in different ways, making a blood THC level difficult to legislate.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Successful ants play like the Borg from Star Trek.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Scientists create an algorithm to translate text into different literary styles of the Bible.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

One of the things people with Alzheimer's disease understand is music.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor