Pseudoarchaeological claims of horses present in the Americas isn’t all that new. Recently, however, a new story started making the rounds on Facebook with a slightly different twist.
Five discoveries of the early 20th century that I think were of great importance in the field of archaeology.
A look at the origins of Cannabis in the Americas. Are there precolumbian origins?
Two different papers describe two different human footprints of the past from two very different locations in space and time across the Americas.
Recently found 300,000 year old human remains said to “”foreshadow changes evident with modern human emergence.”
New research published in Nature Letters in March shows that complex societies nearly always precede the worship of moralizing gods.
Recent work by archaeologists in Eastern Europe, including Georgia and Germany, suggests that the practice of cranial modification, introduced to the region by the Huns before the Migration Period was a means to convey social identity in borderland regions.
Strontium ratios may need to be reassessed in some reference maps and DNA from historic artifacts show ancestry
A current paper in Antiquity reinforces and confirms that the Birka warrior grave identified in 2017 as a female Viking is, in fact, female.
Bayesian statistical analysis of 2,410 radiocarbon dates shows some interesting patterns concerning the spread of megalithic architecture.