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Friday, May 27, 2022

 
Archaeologists Have Discovered the Oldest Mine in America, Where Prehistoric Humans Sourced a Rare Red Pigment | Artnet News
https://flip.it/mcV8z9

 
Former president of Louvre museum charged in an Egyptian art trafficking case
https://flip.it/g9RrJY

 
Lidar reveals pre-Hispanic low-density urbanism in the Bolivian Amazon
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-022-04780-4
 
University of Sheffield: Archaeology department gets two-year reprieve from closure and staff will not be made redundant
https://flip.it/iz.i5Y

The 25th of May marks one year since the announced closure of the Dept of Archaeology at the University of Sheffield. For the occasion, we have produced a press release (attached and enclosed below) and a new edition of our Wall of Shame:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zRLGNfJz9Vw.
#SaveSheffieldArchaeology
 Umberto Albarella
 
Māori Rock Art
https://www.newsroom.co.nz/maori-rock-art-a-little-known-national-taonga?fbclid=IwAR3MP6SCSblqv-9cs2FlF98I4MGCG786Tm5SNkzjxRaj4arNhyr-7ashA1Q

 
Indonesian Rock Art Interpretation
https://archaeology.news22.us/indonesian-cave-art-overturns-thinking-on-the-roots-of-human-spirituality/

 
The excavation of Perth's first colonial burial ground has unearthed artefacts that provide important clues into what life was like in the lead up to federation.
https://www.abc.net.au/news/2022-05-20/wa-artefacts-to-be-displayed/13890806

 
Did Dog Jaws Adapt to a Domesticated Diet? - Archaeology Magazine
https://flip.it/A6PuJP

 
Stonehenge builders ate undercooked offal, ancient faeces reveals
https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2022/may/20/stonehenge-builders-undercooked-offal-ancient-faeces-parasites?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other


Mystery of 100-year-old human skull found in Wellington, Wadestown garden
https://flip.it/i0SqSu

 
Smišek's beehive kilns reinvigorated with new arts and cultural centre
Smišek's beehive kilns reinvigorated with new arts and cultural centre - NZ Herald
 

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