I know many of my archaeology followers have done field school, do legit work, etc. but I’m just starting my official education of it. So today in my lab when I got to hold a 100,000 year old Acheulean hand axe from Sudan I was so happy.
I’m so glad to know I picked the right career to pursue. :)
“We sometimes encounter people, even perfect strangers, who begin to interest us at first sight, somehow suddenly, all at once, before a word has been spoken.”—Crime and Punishment, Fyodor Dostoyevsky (via carleeen)
(PhysOrg.com) — Computational modeling that examines evidence of how hominin groups evolved culturally and biologically in response to climate change during the last Ice Age also bears new insights into the extinction of Neanderthals. Details of the complex modeling experiments conducted at…