What really matters now

What really matters now is compassion. What really matters now is that our students are well enough and supported enough to resume their academic learning when the storm has passed. They are learning now. They are saturated with learning. They are in an environment in which they have never been. They are separated from their…

The appeal of pseudoarchaeology: The possible and the impossible in von Däniken’s Chariots of the Gods?

Thanks to the distinctive voice of Robert Clotworthy, narrator of the television series Ancient Aliens and Curse of Oak Island, the question “is it possible?” has become indelibly associated with archaeological mysteries for millions of people. Before becoming so meme-worthy, the question was already at the root of the pseudoarchaeological system of thought. The radical…