Cover Story

Lead Stories of each month's Edition

RNA World: A Plot Twist in the Story of Origin of Life

Probably the biggest mystery of life is life itself. How did it start, and what were the events that led...

Space Migration: Anthropology and Future of Humanization of Space

Space humanization seems just a few steps away. The human race is now technologically advanced to find themselves out of...

The Nabateans: A History Preserved in Rocks

Prologue The ringing alarm went off, and I woke up startled yet realizing that I didn’t have time on my...

The Cultural Diversity of Pakistan

The cultural and ethnic diversity across the four provinces of Pakistan makes this multi-ethnic country stand out. From Punjabis to...

Anthropology in Today’s Interconnected World

You switch on your laptop and talk to a friend on Zoom who lives in the US, email a colleague...

Editorial

Editor's point of view

In Today’s world, Anthropology is more important than ever

Homo sapiens originated from Africa over 300,000 years ago, and genetically modern humans emerged at least 195,000 years ago. History shows that the first signs of early modern humans outside Africa...

Anthropology turns to Progressive Politics in Pakistan

At present, Pakistan is in the midst of an engrained socio-political crisis and economic polarisation, poverty, violence, extremist religiosity, gender inequality, urban and environmental deterioration, and center-province power hierarchies. This...

What does Data reveal about Global Energy Demand and Consumption?

The global economy continues to halt recovery from COVID19, the energy resources and their prices threaten to derail this recovery. In 2020, a historic drop in energy demand and prices...

Probing into the Ultimate Question, Does Another Solar System EXIST?

More often than not, mankind gained knowledge of the universe the same way a child learns about society. Just like a growing child progressively becomes of the larger units of...

News Bites

Latest Science Updates

Whispers of Salt Range: Geotourism in Pakistan

Culture, identity, and borders separate one country from another. They are all mere accidents of history and the products of...

Cryptic Viruses- Spreading the RNA repertoire

Viruses play a crucial role in phylogeny, diversification of species, and geochemical cycle drivers of all kingdoms of living organisms...

Evolution of Languages in South Asia

South Asia is home to a plethora of languages ranging from approximately three hundred to well over a thousand. However,...

Story of Human Evolution- From Apes to Man

Charles Darwin presented the concept of evolution In 1859. He published his book, Origin of Species, which suggested the concept...

The Anthropologist- A fresh take on Cultural changes due to environmental degradation

"The Anthropologist," a critically acclaimed documentary that offers a fresh viewpoint on the subject narrated by two female anthropologists. Released...