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Drone, camera advances provide lift to archaeologists - "SFGate.com"

This is going to be a game changer for archaeology, a freaking game changer. This takes over where satellite imaging started to break open discoveries. Together, the future of Archaeology is going to be a screaming good time, with discoveries to come that will blow our minds!!! 9 more words

History, Archeology, Science

Another project under a car park....!

This time it’s Henry VIII’s blockhouse in Hull, see above. It promises to be a huge project. You’ll find much more information here …

Buildings

Ancient Egyptian tombs discovered

This video says about itself:

9 December 2017

Archaeologists in Egypt have displayed items, including a mummy, from one of two previously unexplored tombs in the ancient Nile city of…

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Archaeology

Early humans migrated out of Africa much earlier than we thought —  Lily Kuo / Quartz

The opening paragraphs from this piece by Lily Kuo for Quartz :

The traditional human origin story maintains that modern humans, or homo sapiens, evolved in Africa and then migrated in a single wave to the Asian continent about 60,000 years ago.

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Life

Rita's Work at Old Fort Jackson

My wife is an archaeologist. Sometimes she does not tell me things about what she has done. This is an example. I discovered this video footage of one of her discoveries at Old Fort Jackson in Savannah, Georgia. 12 more words

Ancient Tombs Dating Back 3,500 Years Discovered in Egypt's Luxor

Source: Time

By NARIMAN EL-MOFTY / AP

December 9, 2017

(LUXOR, Egypt) — Egypt on Saturday announced the discovery of two small ancient tombs in the southern city Luxor dating back some 3,500 years and hoped it will help the country’s efforts to revive its ailing tourism sector. 72 more words

The Muslim Times

Sunday, December 10

Trying to get my bachelors thesis writing on.

It feels like it’s way too late, but write I shall nonetheless.

I can feel my fingers tingle with stress the last couple of weeks. 54 more words

Archaeology