Around The Web

Four Reasons You Shouldn’t Exist

— Slate

Cosmic Awe

— ScienceBlogs

Why Study Humanities? What I Tell Engineering Freshmen

— Scientific American

Historians Ask the Public to Help Organize the Past

— The Chronicle of Higher Education

Human Cycles: History as Science

— Nature.com

Celebrating Impractical Physicists

— NYTimes.com

Big History for the Era of Climate Change

— Solutions

Astronomers Find Biggest Black Holes Yet

— NYTimes.com

History That’s Written in Beads as Well as in Words

— The New York Times

Big History on Campus

— Inside Higher Education