David Marchant, terminated despite faculty recommendation of leniency, vows to sue
Elizabeth CulottaDavid Marchant, who two decades ago threw pebbles at his female student in Antarctica and called her a "slut," has been fired by Boston University for harassment. See story by @mwadman
Twitter warrior BethAnn McLaughlin takes aim at harassers
Elizabeth Culotta“We have faculty members who have grabbed and groped and raped and assaulted and retaliated and diminished women. And they can be teaching your classes. It’s not OK.” See @meredithwadman's profile of #metoostem warrior @McLNeuro here
Archaeologist Chris Hunt describes rare find at Shanidar Cave
Elizabeth CulottaA team re-excavating legendary Shanidar Cave coped with ISIS, searing heat, and thousands of daytrippers wanting selfies--and discovered a new Neanderthal skull. Here's the latest on whether Neanderthals buried their dead with reverence--or even flowers.