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The week will finish with an open weekend where members of the public are invited to come down and see what has been discovered and talk to the archeology team. It would be great if anyone has any photos or information about the Japanese garden and Home guard base. We would love you to bring them down ...
The Llano Uplift Archeological Society (LUAS) will host their annual Archeology Fair on Saturday. March 24, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the LCRA Nightengale Archaeological Center in Kingsland. The event is free. Visitors will be able to see how the original Hill Country inhabitants lived. LUAS members ...

When you think of archeology you may envision scenes from Indiana Jones uncovering extravagant artifacts like the Arch of the Covenant, but real life archeology is about more concerned with preserving and studying the past. Conserving the past is exactly what Georgia Southern University is trying to ...
The Desha County 4-H Archeology Program, is a partnership between two parts of the University of Arkansas System: The Division of Agriculture and the Arkansas Archeological Survey. Through the Division of Agriculture's Cooperative Extension Service, 4-H members learn the basics of Archeology ...
Fern Swenson, director of the State Historical Society of North Dakota's Archeology and Historic Preservation Division, will present the story of the salvage efforts of Double Ditch Indian Village State Historic Site, complete with photographic images of the before, during and after phases of the project at 6:30 ...
"We need to appreciate the environment and the places, very important historic places that we have such as this and it provides that opportunity,” said Fern Swenson, Director of the State Historical Society of North Dakota's Archeology and Historic Preservation Division. Not all the bodies that were exposed ...

Eluru: Commissioner of Department of Archeology and Museums Dr G Vani Mohan paid a visit to Rudramakota village in Velairpadu mandal in West Godavari district on Wednesday where the remains of centuries-old archaeological importance were found. Speaking on the occasion, the Commissioner ...
FORT HUACHUCA, AZ (Tucson News Now) -. March is Arizona Archaeology and Heritage Awareness Month and Fort Huachuca is celebrating by hosting Heritage Day, March 24. The celebration of southern Arizona heritage and culture takes place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Brown Parade with two ...
As Dr. Ryan Duggins, an underwater archeology supervisor for the Florida Bureau of Archeological Research put it, in part: "Seeing a 7,000-year-old site that is so well preserved in the Gulf of Mexico is awe inspiring. We are truly humbled by this experience." A fossil hunter while on a dive in 2016 ... Native American
Mexican experts say the recently mapped Sac Actun cave system “is probably the most important underwater archaeological site in the world,” but is threatened by pollution. Subaquatic archaeologist Guillermo de Anda says researchers found a human skull that was already covered in rainwater limestone ... Native American
COLBY — Nancy Arendt, amateur archeologist and past president of the Kansas Anthropological Association, will present “A Kansas Best-Kept Secret: The Kansas Archeology Training Program” at 2 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Prairie Museum of Art and History. Each year, amateur archeologists work alongside ... Native American
Meeker County Historical Society and G.A.R. Hall will present "Outhouse Archeology" a program by Mark Youngblood at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 18. The program is free to historical society members and $3.00 for non-members. Refreshments will be served. The Meeker County Historical Society and ... Native American
In Thelle's course “Archeology and the Bible,” students learned about the intersection between the Bible as a text and the material relations of archeology as signifiers for the past. “There's a long history of why people have been interested in the archeology of the middle east or the biblical lands,” Thelle ... Native American
The Pine Bluff/Jefferson County Historical Museum, 201 E. Fourth Ave., will observe Arkansas Archeology Month with displays and an event at 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 13. The guest speaker will be John House, Ph.D., the Arkansas Archeological Survey Station Archeologist at University of Arkansas at Pine ... Native American
The two principal ways that we know anything about early American Indians are history (written and oral) and archeology. Both offer much information about the American Indians of western Virginia.The Spanish archives tell that western Virginia was an area of Spanish interest decades before the English ... Native American
The artifacts were found in the upper Danta stream, a lead off of the River Jira in eastern India, Archeology reported. A team of archaeologists led by P.K. Behera, head of the history department at Sambalpur University, unearthed numerous ancient artifacts in the stream. The many artifacts included tools ... Native American
Archaeologists spend days, months, even years at digs sifting through mud and dirt searching for artifacts that will lead to an understanding of another time and place. Now, the staff at Indiana University Bloomington's archaeology lab is embarking on a dig of its own -- a data dig. The Glenn A. Black ... Native American

Mexican experts say the recently mapped Sac Actun cave system “is probably the most important underwater archaeological site in the world,” but is threatened by pollution. Subaquatic archaeologist Guillermo de Anda says researchers found a human skull that was already covered in rainwater limestone ... Native American
Archaeologists exploring the world's largest flooded cave—discovered last month just outside of Tulum, Mexico—have found an impressive treasure trove of relics. The vast, 216-mile cave actually connects two of the largest flooded cave systems in the world, the 164-mile-long Sistema Sac Actun and the 52-mile-long Dos ... Native American
This approach revealed that intensified violence and sustained drought led to food shortages and nutritional insufficiencies, which farmers attempted to offset through key changes in agricultural practices. The lecture is a part of the Robert L. Stigler Lecture in Anthropology and Archeology series. The series ... Native American
This delay and archeology study has added an unexpected additional cost of $80,000 to the project budget. The Newport Spring Committee is seeking donations to help fund this Interim Exploratory Phase. Donations may be made to the Newport Spring Fund. c/o the Church Community Corporation (a ... Native American
... mysterious 'LOST Pyramid CITY' size of Manhattan. A LASER scanning archeology technique has discovered a city in Mexico said to have thousands of buildings of a similar size to Manhattan in New York, it has been revealed. By Joseph Carey. PUBLISHED: 04:20, Fri, Feb 16, 2018 | UPDATED: 05:37, Fri, Feb 16, 2018 ... Native American
COLBY—Nancy Arendt, amateur archeologist and past president of the Kansas Anthropological Association, will present “A Kansas Best-Kept Secret: The Kansas Archeology Training Program” at 2 p.m. Feb. 24 at the Prairie Museum of Art and History. Each year, amateur archeologists work alongside ... Native American
Ben Potter; Professor of Archeology>>: "Our work was kind of key to what they would like to produce with the show, so they coordinated to come work with us at the site, they filmed at the site, they filmed at the university, at the museum, and I think we have about, you know, a good portion of the show is ... Native American
Researchers have identified more than 60,000 previously unknown structures in northern Guatemala after extensive aerial LiDAR (Light Detection And Ranging) surveys. Their findings show that the region's pre-Columbian civilization was “far more complex and interconnected than most Maya specialists ... Native American
These findings are a "revolution in Maya archeology," Canuto said. The new discoveries in this Central American country include urban centers with sidewalks, homes, terraces, ceremonial centers, irrigation canals and fortifications, said Canuto, an archaeologist at Tulane University in the United States. Native American
Macumber started taking college classes in archeology and anthropology and before long realized the profession didn't match what he saw in the movies. In his late teens, he talked to his dad for the first time about the fire service and soon traded his archeology classes for fire science classes. “Dad was ... Native American
Archaeology Day will include fun archeology-related activities for children, including a bookmark designing contest. The contest is open to all students from pre-school to 12 th-grade. Timo said EJF held its inaugural contest last year, during its 450 th anniversary celebration. This year's contest theme is ... Native American
'The focus is on what makes a home,” says James Moss, the registrar for the New Jersey State Museum's archeology and ethnology division. “We use the lens of traditional Native American houses and house models made in the 1930s.” Moss is part of the team that mounted the museum's exhibition ... Native American
(CNN) -- Peru's world renowned Nazca Lines were damaged when a rig plowed into the ancient site on Saturday, the country's ministry of culture said. Jainer Jesus Flores Vigo, 40, was arrested after he allegedly ignored warning signage and drove over UNESCO World Heritage site, the ministry said. Native American
“If they're doing archeology at a place like Rupple Road it means it that it is a site worth researching,” said Research Station Archeologist for the Arkansas Archeological Survey, Dr.Jamie Brandon. “It's a site that has information that we really want to preserve for future generations of Arkansans.” Both the ... Native American
In 1950, he was promoted to the position of superintendent-in-charge of archeology. For 12 years (1950-62), Prof Dani worked as associate professor of history at the University of Dhaka and also as curator at Dhaka museum. During this period, he carried out archaeological research on the Muslim history ... Native American
"Lost Civilization M, Fourth Industrial Revolution and Archeology" is a man 's non - fiction story that has been searching for the civilization that humanity has lost. My book contains a variety of content to prove that the history we have learned at school so far is wrong. I am confident that my book will someday ... Native American
“What struck me as a 19-year-old freshman was how engaging and how passionate she was about archeology. She always made it fun. You could tell that she loved it,” Cordova said. “If I've ever had a mentor in my life, it's Minette. She's taught me the vast majority of what I know about archeology. Native American
The Connecticut State Museum of Natural History gave an interesting presentation titled "Uncovering Connecticut's Past". Dr. Brian Jones spoke about recent archeological finds. (Mitchell Lisowski/The Daily Campus). Archaeological finds in 2017 exposed important nuances within some of Connecticut's ... Native American
Bridges drew inspiration from the British fashion world, creating regalia based on “research and archeology” from the era. He was given access to the famous dresses housed at London's Victoria and Albert Museum ― including pieces by Givenchy, Balmain, Balenciaga, Charles Frederick Worth, Victor ... Native American
Dr Tripathi discussed the importance of archaeology and underwater archeology in Indian context. He also presented case studies of excavations of Dwarka, Mahabalipuram, Loktak lake in Manipur etc. Dr Prabhas Shahu introduced Dr Tripathi. Dr Preety Trivedi welcomed him while Dr Priyadarshi ... Native American
During his speech, El-Anany said that this celebration is a serious attempt to protect the Egyptian civilizations. He also added that the positions of 27,000 employees would be verified. Some of the guests of honors were Ahmed Abdel Razik and Amal El-Emary, professors at the Islamic archeology section at ... Native American
... sciences with the genealogical and textile angle of the collection, and art, of course. We have so many beautiful lithograph posters that art students can benefit from studying them," he said. Business, marketing and music are other departments that can benefit from the unique archeology of this collection. Native American
BEIJING, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences announced Tuesday the six greatest archeological discoveries of the country in 2017. "The most valuable part of archeology lies in the information of human activity unravelled from the ruins," said Chen Xingcan, director of the Institute ... Native American
His 13-piece “Drive-By Archeology” series takes center stage at the show and is the product of Uebelhor crawling through, exploring and scavenging across various nearby areas as he tells a story through mixed-media collages composed entirely of discarded and forgotten objects he collects. “I've always ... Native American
KUWAIT, Jan 14 (KUNA) -- Director of Antiquities and Museums Department at the National Council for Culture, Arts and Literature (NCCAL) Sultan Al-Duweish opened Sunday the first archaeology spring camp at Kuwait National Museum. The camp aims to promote the importance of archeology as a ... Native American
... Way's ancient hub. Date: January 11, 2018; Source: Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI); Summary: A new analysis of about 10,000 normal Sun-like stars in the Milky Way's bulge reveals that our galaxy's hub is a dynamic environment of variously aged stars zipping around at different speeds. Share: FULL STORY ... Native American
They lie at separate sites, to which local guides led experts from the institute's Sub-Directorate of Underwater Archeology. The Dutch warship lies in the Madagascar Canyons, about 22 nautical miles (basically the same distance as a mile) northwest of Sisal. It features 12 cannons, each more than eight feet ... Native American
UAF archeology professor Ben Potter and an international team of scientists he worked with has discovered evidence of a previously unknown, ancient people who were among the first to cross over from Asia to Alaska more than 15,000 years ago. The scientists based their findings on analysis of DNA from ... Native American
The vanguard Yale class – formally called Art and Biomolecular Recognition – teaches students how biomolecules display extraordinary selectivity in their function. Students then learn hands-on techniques in DNA engineering to solve problems they themselves identify within their interests in archeology, natural history, ... Native American
But, he explained, “I don't look at archeology the same at all. Working the way we have with the tribes on this project really has expanded my knowledge and changed my perspective greatly. I've come to think about this issue and approaching archeology with heart first and then head.” Sea level rise has ... Native American
To his critics who “wept over the fate of the aborigines” — and who, it turned out, accurately predicted the horrors of the forced migrations known collectively to history as the Trail of Tears — Jackson offered an archeology lesson. Any “melancholy reflections” were ahistorical, he said, because the Indians ... Native American
Archeology is indeed an interesting subject, although not one that is or has ever been taught in our Master Naturalist course of study. So we are taking this opportunity to right the canoe and write about our “wrong-ology” so nobody will be disappointed if that's the particular “ology” they were looking to study. Native American
There's a seismic change afoot in Saudi Arabia's tourism industry this year: Officials have said that they expect to unveil a tourist visa in the first quarter of 2018, which visitors will reportedly be able to apply for online. The move marks the first time the kingdom opens its tourism doors to the global masses. Native American


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