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.
Ceibal in Science
News from the team working at Ceibal, Guatemala, from Science.
From Internet Archaeology via WIRED.
King Tut’s Cultural Influence
From Vanity Fair.
Archaeology is the new Art
Notes about upcoming exhibitions at the British Museum, via The Guardian.
From the Wall Street Journal: “Whatever you’re most passionate about when you’re five is what you should do for the […]
To “E” or Not to “E”
“Re-Group on ‘E-Groups’” now online at SAA, or PDF here.
Early Maya Geometric Planning Conventions at El Palmar, Guatemala
Published article online at Journal of Archaeological Science. PDF available here.
Merry Christmas, indeed.
New arguments from Simon Martin and Joel Skidmore for a Christmas Eve 2012 Bak’tun ending, at Mesoweb.