Grad student Roger Turner explores the surprising connection between comic books, military training and the TV weather report.
Biologist Dorothy Cheney and psychologist Robert Seyfarth explore the intelligence underlying baboons' social organization.
Undergraduate Rebecca Sternschein traces the brain circuitry of art appreciation.
A new book by historian Steven Hahn takes up the hidden history of African American politics and the politics of writing history.
Penn political science faculty members weigh in on the new president’s challenges and opportunities for U.S. foreign policy.
An audio Q&A with Professor of American Social Thought and Professor of History Mary Frances Berry
A summer internship transports senior Suzie Connell into the thick of the Dreyfus Affair.
An audio Q&A with political scientist Brendan O'Leary on his service as United Nations advisor.
Audio Q&A with American historian Thomas Sugrue
Douglas Jerolmack and Federico Falcini of the Department of Earth and Environmental Science discuss the catastrophic oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico.
Graduate student Shermin de Silva studies Asian elephants in Sri Lanka.
English professor Charles Bernstein publishes book of selected poems.