Author: Max G. Levy

What Human Hair Reveals About Death’s Seasonality

Max G. Levy , November 17th, 2020

A lock of hair from Edith Cook, a girl who died in 1876, offers a window into her death. Jelmer Eerkens Each wave of Edith Howard Cook’s reddish-blonde…


Were Women the True Artisans Behind Ancient Greek Ceramics?

Max G. Levy , July 23rd, 2020

This amphora comes from a period in ancient Greek history called the Early Iron Age. Zde/Wikimedia Commons Painted over the enormous midsection of the Dipylon amphora—a nearly 2,800-year-…