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Will December 21, 2012, be the end of the world as we know it? UO folklorist Dan Wojcik examines the Internet-fed frenzy over an ancient Mayan prophecy.

If you want to study Antarctic icefish, you have to go where they live.

With luck, determination, and the kindness of strangers, a young man uncovers the mysterious circumstances of his birth.

UO psychology professor Philip Fisher supports foster and adoptive families facing big challenges.

UO archaeologists are rewriting the history of the Americas with their discoveries in Oregon's Paisley Caves.

As Oregon women headed to the polls on November 6, 2012, most were unaware that exactly a century earlier, only men cast their ballots on election day.

How spoofing an exotic flower of the Andes may solve an evolutionary puzzle

A UO researcher has just helped refine the process of drug intervention efforts for teens

A folklorist examines the impact of combat on troops through the songs they play