Articles by Brigit Katz
Forfeited by Hobby Lobby in July, the ancient artifact will be repatriated in a ceremony held at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian
The Marble Arch Mound sought to invigorate a major shopping district in England's capital. Visitors called it a "bad Santa's grotto"
Restoration revealed that a grin had been added to the original—and brought experts closer to identifying the work's creator
A new show at the Rembrandt House Museum in Amsterdam explores the story of an animal who fascinated the Dutch artist
Artist Maya Lin hopes to call attention to one of the dire effects of climate change with an installation in Madison Square Park
Bran Castle's connections to the vampire may be as mythic as the monster himself, but the site remains a popular Romanian attraction
The unprecedented discovery opens up new pathways into the study of maternal health in the ancient world
Archaeologists have uncovered food remnants at one of the city’s fast food joint, called thermopolia, where hungry ancients grabbed quick meals
Scientists have identified a previously unknown blue whale song, suggesting that a distinct population had long gone undetected
Investigators linked the November 2019 burglary to an organized crime syndicate
Maurizio Cattelan's 2019 artwork will join the collections of one of the world's preeminent cultural institutions
Sen. Rand Paul has stalled a measure passed by the House in February
Harjo, a member of the Muskogee Creek Nation, says the appointment "honors the place of Native people in this country, the place of Native people’s poetry"
A new biography explores the remarkable feats of Virginia Hall, a disabled secret agent determined to play her part in the fight against the Nazis
A rare cache of aquatic animal remains suggests that like early humans, Neanderthals were exploiting marine resources
Matilda McCrear was just 2 when she was captured and brought to Alabama on the "Clotilda"
The country has shut down its museums and archaeological sites in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus
Titles related to "home-life" subjects—like preserving and canning—have also experienced a boost in sales
With no new infections reported in Hubei province in recent days, restrictions are easing up—but experts worry about possible 'second wave' of cases
The California landmark is closed, but you can explore its bizarre architectural features from afar