May 4, 2020
On Star Wars Day, a history professor highlights the brains and brawn of the Star Wars franchise and how close we might be to droid and force technology.
February 27, 2020
Join us on March 4th & 5th for campus and community events celebrating our 20th Annual Susanne M. Glasscock Humanities Book Prize for Interdisciplinary Scholarship.
February 11, 2020
Jonathan Coopersmith, professor in the Department of History, was elected as Chair-Elect, Chair, and Retiring Chair for the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Section for the History and Philosophy of Science
December 2, 2019
Today is Cyber Monday, the Monday following Thanksgiving, promoted by online retailers as a day for exceptional bargains. The College of Liberal Arts sat down with a history professor to discuss how technology shapes our views on shopping.
September 4, 2019
In Asian countries, many people wield umbrellas to protect them from the sun. American women used to as well – but then stopped.
July 22, 2019
A Texas A&M technology historian explains why the 1969 moon landing could have been delayed – or not happened at all – without the Soviet Union’s space ambitions.
February 7, 2019
It's 2019. And yet faxing is still often more secure, easier to use and better suited to existing work habits than computer-based messaging.