Posts in: archaeology

What the heck is carbon dating?

What the heck is carbon dating?

A primer on paleontologists’ favorite time-stamping technique

By | Posted July 31, 2017

Reading human history from the land

Reading human history from the land

High-resolution maps of Earth reveal archaeological secrets

By | Posted March 28, 2016

Putting names to bones

Putting names to bones

The art and science of identifying famous people from the past

By | Posted March 7, 2016

Solving an old problem with older data

Solving an old problem with older data

What can the genetics of a centuries-old plant virus tell us about modern food security?

By | Posted April 21, 2014