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Articles by Joel Shurkin

Analysis of dinosaur fossils showed that some parents warmed their eggs with body heat.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Canadians are changing how they say words -- and so are many Americans.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Scientists use oceanography technology to find the wrecks of World War II aircraft.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

The implications for human reproduction beyond Earth are unclear.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Are new instruments as good as Antonio Stradivari's prized creations?

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Drilling reveals record from a time when the Dead Sea was deader.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

When science and technology fail and only courage can win a battle.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Nasty weather can make map apps unreliable.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Scientists use cave spider populations to plot climate change and threats to species.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

How an angry encounter with a total stranger helped to identify the cause of Legionnaires’ disease.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor