Tikal Mayan ruins

The Great Archaeological Discovery of Our Time

If we’re going to enjoy the benefits of history, behavior in the contemporary West should not be isolated or considered distinct from the rest.

March 12, 2024

Boxgrove handaxe

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

Skulls of Homo species

We Are Living Through a Paradigm Shift in Our Understanding of Human Evolution

There’s every indication that a better understanding of ourselves strengthens humanity as a whole and makes connection and cooperation more possible.

June 20, 2023

stone tools

Human Prehistory—Why New Discoveries About Human Origins Open Up Revolutionary Possibilities

In my opinion, the invention and subsequent development of technology was the inflection point from which humanity was to diverge towards an alternative pathway from all other life forms on Earth. We now hold the responsibility to wield this power in ways that will be beneficial and sustainable to all life.

December 14, 2022