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How Scotland forged a rare alliance between amateur treasure hunters and archaeologists
Inside the Peebles Hoard, a massive find spurred by an unlikely collaboration.
Colonial bias gave us an incorrect history of North America’s Indigenous people
Archaeologists are now trying to get it right now by looking at more authentic cultural clues.
Archaeologists and construction workers are teaming up to unearth historic relics
One massive rail project, 10 millennia of history, 60-plus excavation sites, 143 miles of track, and thousands of skeletons.
The devastating fire at Brazil’s National Museum illuminates a global problem
Protecting artifacts from entropy is no easy task.
Ancient ‘made in China’ label pushes back the date of shipwreck by 100 years
Updated carbon dating techniques helped, too.
Even plastic art decays, but museum curators are on the case
Scientists can help them save their polymer-based collections.
The Forgotten Artifacts Neil Armstrong Brought Back From The Moon
His widow discovered a bag in his closet, soon after his death. It seems no one else knew about it, until now.