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  1. Canadian documentary series features SFU professorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The First Perspective-Aboriginal

    An SFU professor recently returned from Whitehorse, Yukon, where he was on set for the new documentary series, Wild Archaeology, which explores the history of First Nations across Canada.

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  2. Origins of Mysterious World Trade Center Ship RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | LiveScience

    Four years after a shipwreck was revealed at Ground Zero, a new report details how tree rings helped establish the origins of the wooden vessel.

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  3. Tree Rings Solve Mystery of World Trade Center ShipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2011 | Criminal Report Daily

    Four years after a shipwreck was revealed at Ground Zero, a new report details how tree rings helped establish the origins of the wooden vessel.

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  4. Future of Bredon Horde assured by 5,000 grantRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Worcester News

    ... in Bredon Hill by metal detecting enthusiasts in June 2011. Now Worcestershire County Council 's archive and archaeology service has been handed a A 5,000 grant by the Treasure Plus programme, meaning work can commence to conserve the find - ...

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  5. Princeton Battlefield Society receives $47K grant to study area of battlefield never...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    PRINCETON - Gen. George Washington and his Continental army fought and won the Battle of Princeton more than 200 years ago during the American Revolution, but there are sections of the battlefield that have never been explored for artifacts.

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  6. World's largest solar boat on Greek prehistoric missionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... of Geneva researcher Julien Beck told AFP. The month-long mission, jointly organised with the Swiss school of archaeology and the Greek culture ministry, will search around the Franchthi cave in the Argolic gulf, where early Europeans lived between ...

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  7. Parents/kids 'dig' archaeology lesson at Jacobus Vanderveer House in BedminsterRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... Parents and children then joined archaeologists from Hunter Research, Trenton, for an introduction to archaeology and artifacts. After that, they went outside to four dig sites, selected by Hunter Research, where they learned to measure, plot, dig, ...

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  8. Archaeologists Find Earlier Stone Age Artifacts...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | RedOrbit

    ... estimated that the site is between 700,000 and one million years old. Steven James Walker from the Department of Archaeology at UCT, lead author of the journal paper, says: "The site is amazing and it is threatened. We've been working well with ...

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  9. Tranquility Base and NMSU's role in its preservationRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... article online titled, "Should the lunar landing sites be protected?" In the article, Beth O'Leary, professor of archaeology and anthropology at New Mexico State University, made the case for protecting the site and all of its 106 artifacts. ...

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  10. Anchor may reveal secretsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... failed, and the anchor was lost. Monk and Grimm hired specialists at Texas A&M University's Center for Maritime Archaeology and Conservation to restore the sunken treasure . After a 36-hour drive from Washington state, the two men arrived July 21 in ...

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  11. Fossilized Brain May Give Paleontologists HeadacheRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Free Republic

    Who has ever heard of a fossilized brain? Few would expect such a discovery, yet it looks like that's what researchers found inside a Stone Age skull from Norway.

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  12. Old Old Mexico -- Culture and contentRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    ... and craftsmanship we found in a far more subdued atmosphere at one of the world's premier museums. The Museum of Archaeology houses world-class exhibits, many of which I'd only read about. What is now Mexico has been occupied for millennia by a ...

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  13. Minecraft game night, ArtBurst NorthWest and Shakespeare-in-the-Parks: Clackamas County...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... center. Weekly 9 a.m.-noon Mon. Pioneer Community Center , 615 Fifth St., Oregon City; free; 503-657-8287. OSU Archaeology Field School Tours at Champoeg: Visitors will have the chance to tour the excavations at the Robert Newell dig site at the old ...

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  14. Anchor Linked To 1792 British Shipwreck Set For Major CleaningRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Switched

    ... failed, and the anchor was lost. Monk and Grimm hired specialists at Texas A&M University's Center for Maritime Archaeology and Conservation to restore the sunken treasure . After a 36-hour drive from Washington state, the two men arrived Monday ...

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  15. Author: Fort Caroline was likely in GeorgiaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Navajo Times

    Richard L. Thornton said he participated in a seven-year study of Native Americans in Southeast Georgia when he came to that conclusion.

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  16. Gallery: National Trust hosts 1930s themed party celebrating the 75th anniversary of Sutton Hoo findRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    Sutton Hoo celebrate 75th anniversary with Mrs Pretty's Garden Party. The living history team as Anthony Culham, Evelyn Adams, princess Marie Louise, Mrs Edith Pretty and Elizabeth Perkins Seventy-five years ago, over glasses of sherry in a Suffolk garden, news of an extraordinary archaeological find was first announced to the world.

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  17. California relic hunter not one to back downRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | McClatchy

    Starks stood on his decrepit porch surrounded by relics of a Native American civilization that once flourished in this valley.

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  18. Castle still has lots of secrets to tellRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Tivyside Advertiser

    Archaeological digs have been going on at Cardigan Castle for the past two years - but only five percent of ground has been investigated.

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  19. Pickaway County farmland will revert to the wild as Bartley PreserveRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... time learning more about the contents of the burial mound. Dr. Jarrod Burks, geophysics director at Ohio Valley Archaeology, plans to conduct a noninvasive survey of the mound with a magnetometer to learn what the Adena people left behind. List ...

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  20. Echo: Divers explore the Mary Rose of the Thames EstuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Echo-news.co.uk

    ... Heritage, to survey the wreck and catalogue and salvage any small artefacts. Mr Ellis, working with Cotswold Archaeology, has found items such as musket shots, fixtures, fittings and personal items including pewter spoons and even the sole of a ...

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