Andrew Lawler
Andrew Lawler

Andrew Lawler is a contributing writer for Science and Archaeology magazines, and author of Why Did the Chicken Cross the World: The Epic Saga of the Bird That Powers Civilization.

Science
Nov. 18 2015 12:05 PMHow Floods Shaped CivilizationHumans adapted to climate in the past, and we have to do so again.
Food
Nov. 17 2014 1:50 PMHas the Food Movement’s Moment Finally Arrived?What happens when you put Mark Bittman and Michael Pollan in a room with a couple of hundred well-heeled foodies—and a few dozen conventional farmers.
Science
Dec. 2 2014 8:16 AMBirdmenCockfighters spread the chicken across the globe.
Food
Jan. 29 2013 5:45 AMThe Mystery of CurryIt turns out we’ve been eating the spiced dish for a lot longer than anyone ever imagined.