News and Notes
July 24, 2019
Propose a new online working group to study a specialized topic in the history of science, technology or medicine.
July 17, 2019
How eugenics became "population genetics," and maintained influence into the late twentieth century
July 11, 2019
Propose a draft article, dissertation chapter or book chapter for discussion at one of the Consortium's working groups.
July 3, 2019
Submissions are due July 15, 2019.
June 27, 2019
Research on the cultural context of the relationship between ideas about climate and race offers new insight into debates over slavery and the development of scientific racism.
June 18, 2019
Environmental disasters reveal the enduring legacies of settler colonialism and conquest.
June 12, 2019
In the June 2019 Newsletter: updates on new public events series; JHU joins Consortium; Fellows for 2019-20; updates on past fe
June 11, 2019
Nobel laureate Carol Greider has donated extensive materials documenting her research in molecular biology to the archive at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), a Consortium member institution on
May 20, 2019
The collection documents the founding and early history of one the largest grant-giving foundations in the United States.
May 19, 2019
Read about the latest updates from Consortium fellows.