Pericles and the Curse of the Alcmaeonid Family

Pericles and the Curse of the Alcmaeonid Family

The ancient Alcmaeonid family was a powerful and influential Athenian family who claimed to be descended from the legendary figure Alcmaeon of Croton, one of the most profound natural philosophers and medical theorists. He was referred to as “a thinker of...
California Wildfires: How You Can Help

California Wildfires: How You Can Help

For much of 2018, infernos have raged throughout California. The current wildfire season is the most destructive ever on state record; so far this year, over 1.6 million acres of land have burned. Beginning in early November, the Camp and Woolsey Fires have since...