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A century after the Appalachian Trail was proposed, millions hike it...

Charles C. Chester, Brandeis University The Appalachian Trail, North America’s most famous hiking route, stretches over 2,189 mountainous miles...

A century after the Appalachian Trail was proposed, millions hike it...

Charles C. Chester, Brandeis University The Appalachian Trail, North America’s most famous hiking route, stretches over 2,189 mountainous miles...

Living with natural gas pipelines: Appalachian landowners describe fear, anxiety and...

Erin Brock Carlson, West Virginia University and Martina Angela Caretta, Lund University More than 2 million miles of natural...

The chattering classes got the ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ book wrong – and...

Lisa R. Pruitt, University of California, Davis Film critics have had nary a good word to say about Netflix’s new movie “Hillbilly Elegy.” Reviewers varyingly called...

A skin-eating fungus from Europe could decimate Appalachia’s salamanders – but...

Debra Miller, University of Tennessee and Matt Gray, University of Tennessee The Southern Appalachian mountains are a global biodiversity hot spot for salamanders. Dr. Deb...

As the coal industry shrinks, miners deserve a just transition –...

Ann Eisenberg, University of South Carolina Murray Energy, one of the biggest private U.S. coal companies, has become the fifth coal company to file for...

When religious ideology drives abortion policy, poor women suffer the consequences

Gretchen E. Ely, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York In Northern Ireland, Catholics and Protestants are frequently segregated, with some neighborhoods divided...

Black lung disease on the rise: 5 questions answered

Anna Allen, West Virginia University and Carl Werntz, West Virginia University Editor’s note: An article published Feb. 6, 2018 in the Journal of the American...

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How the 1869 Cincinnati Red Stockings turned baseball into a national...

Robert Wyss, University of Connecticut This Major League Baseball season, fans may notice a patch on the players’ uniforms that reads “MLB 150.” The logo commemorates...