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Video: Inside the Archaeology Lab - 'Vesselization'

In this video, we show you how archaeologists piece together artifacts in order to learn about the object and, most importantly, the people who used the object.

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Strange Things Did Happen Here: The Hanging Tree in One Hundred Years of Solitude

For my artifact, I chose to focus on the hanging tree from The Hunger Games saga. In Mockingjay Part 1, Katniss sings a song about the hanging tree to a man on her team. 529 more words

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Modernization: The Wonders of Ice

One of the constant themes in “100 years of Solitude” is of modernization and change. The first central character, Jose Arcadio Buendia is an inventor himself and is captivated by the wondrous new technologies that gypsies bring to his town in the beginning of the novel. 527 more words

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Inception in One Hundred Years of Solitude

This artifact is based off the movie Inception, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and an all-star cast. The main idea behind the movie is that the characters can enter each other’s dreams and experience a shared consciousness that also gives them the ability to influence the host dreamer. 669 more words

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A Rebel's Favorite Snack: Goldfish

Goldfish love trains

It’s no secret that Colonel Aureliano Buendia is a bit of an odd fish. He falls in love with a girl way too young; he starts more than one revolution; and he has a strange hobby of goldsmithing. 479 more words

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The double barreled cannon...

Double Barrel Cannon…

That just sounds awesome. Doesn’t it?

There are double barrel pistols, double barrel rifles, double barrel shotguns… But none of those sound as impressive as the double barrel cannon… 851 more words