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How Long Has Humanity Been at War With Itself?

Is large-scale intra-specific warfare Homo sapiens’ condition or can our species strive to achieve global peace?

February 13, 2024

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How can we understand the passage of time?

Recent developments in the study of human prehistory hold clues about our times, our world, and ourselves.

September 25, 2023

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The Ancient Patterns of Migration

Today’s hot-button issue is actually as old as the human race.

June 5, 2023

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What Was Humanity’s First Cultural Revolution?

Studying human prehistory enables people to see the world through a long-term lens—across which we can discern tendencies and patterns that can only be identified over time.

January 10, 2023