Posts Under ‘science fiction’ Category

Stoking Chemophobia

In recent years, people have become increasingly concerned about unwanted substances lurking in their furniture and food. These are industrial chemicals we are exposed to every day and that have been found to accumulate in our bodies, “endangering our health in ways we have yet to understand,” CNN asserted┬áin 2007. In 2010, a New York…Continue Reading…

Archaeology and Pop Culture

One archaeologist has a bold plan to take back his profession from Hollywood and The History Channel: The ghost of Indy is hard to stamp out. Everywhere archaeologists gather, we complain about how archaeology is portrayed in pop culture: it’s sensationalistic, cheesy, misleading, schlocky! It gives people the wrong impression of what archaeology is. This…Continue Reading…