Signage outside of a Chinese Laundry advertising low prices

“White Power Laundries” and the Clash Over Asians in America

The dark history of white power laundry and asians in America.
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Shark Attacks: A History of Hype

A history of shark attacks and public response to them.
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On Gold Diggers

A cultural history of gold diggers.
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Adultery and Secret Lives Way Before Ashley Madison

Long before Ashley Madison, married people found ways to cheat.
Globe showing Iran and its surrounding areas

Iranian/Persian Americans

Iranian and Persian identity in America.
Packaging for Munsell Crayons from the early 1900s

Color Us Munsell-Nickerson

The history of the Munsell-Nickerson color system.
Young man with trauma of the head

Despite New Attention, Concussions Remain Mysterious

Despite decades of progress, successful treatment of concussions has been elusive and difficult.
High school students run down the corridor of their school

What Students are Forgetting this Summer

The gap between students when it comes to educational achievement may come down to more than schools.
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That Kangaroo? It’s Left-Handed

According to a recent study, a majority of kangaroos are left-handed.