Farewell to James Doyle — Dumbarton Oaks. I was kindly invited by Dumbarton Oaks to contribute to the newsletter to […]
Archive for ‘Archaeology’
Why Archaeology Matters Podcast
Why Archaeology Matters, November 13, 2013 The episode of Indiana Jones: Myth, Reality and 21st Century Archaeology, titled “Why Archaeology […]
Why Archaeology Matters: A Crisis in Federal Funding of Archaeological Research
Originally posted on Trowel Points:
Tune in at 6PM ET tonight to hear us discuss the recent attacks on National Science…
Notes from the Cenote
While at the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University, we saw some very special materials made of […]
Why Research on Mayan Architecture Saves Lives
“With limited funding, we must prioritize. Congress is right to ask why NSF chooses to fund research on Mayan architecture […]
Spectacular finds from Holmul, my old stomping grounds, via National Geographic. And, just for fun, I dug up an […]
Moche Feathered Shield
Great new find from Lisa Trever and team at Pañamarca, Peru! More at LiveScience.
Secrets to the staying power of Roman concrete unlocked, via Businessweek and Berkeley Lab.
Archaeologists use LiDAR to expand the map of ruins around Angkor Wat, via NPR and The Age.
The ancient Maya meet the modern Internet
The Washington Post highlights David Stuart’s Maya Decipherment blog. See also our post on El Mirador.