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Articles by Joel Shurkin

What happens in the Arctic doesn’t stay in the Arctic.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Scientists demonstrate how the brain physically understands language hierarchically.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

In the 1960s geologists had to throw out their textbooks.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Skeletons reveal medieval people ingested lead from fancy pottery.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Using data from military bases, experts hope to track the next flu epidemic.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Physiology/medicine prize recipients discovered, validated natural treatments for devastating diseases.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Physical scientists aren't trained for all the political and moral issues.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Crooning to the upper tier.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

Middle East group was among first to begin agriculture, settlements, and catered funerals.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor

The vintages of South Dakota may surprise you.

Joel Shurkin, Contributor