Latest Stories in May
New Discoveries on the Dead Sea Scrolls—Virtual International Conference to be Held May 17-20
May 12, 2020
“Dead Sea Scrolls in Recent Scholarship,” an international virtual conference featuring more than three dozen scholars who will share their new discoveries on the ancient religious manuscripts, will be held May 17 through May 20.
Whose Tools are These? New Research Determines Our Species Created Earliest Modern Artifacts in Europe
May 11, 2020
Blade-like tools and animal tooth pendants previously discovered in Europe, and once thought to possibly be the work of Neanderthals, are in fact the creation of Homo sapiens, who emigrated from Africa.
NYU Los Angeles and YEA! (Young Entertainment Activists) to Host Hollywood Digital Climate Summit, May 16
May 7, 2020
The event will feature writer-producer Scott Z Burns ('The Report', 'Contagion', 'An Inconvenient Truth'); showrunner Bruce Miller ('The Handmaid’s Tale'); actors Pamela Adlon ('Better Things', 'King of the Hill') and Bonnie Wright ('Harry Potter'); and climate activist Jamie Margolin ('Zero Hour')