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Top 5 Archaeological Discoveries of 2014

2014 has been a year of incredible archaeological discoveries, hastened by the rapidly accelerating fields of underground mapping and no-dig techniques. But some of the most important and transformative discoveries could only have come about with a careful eye and a careful hand. Here’s our pick of the biggest-hitting stories we’ve published this year. 1. […]

Archaeologists Investigating the Origins of Agriculture Could Help Shape the Future of Food

What will we eat in the future? Archaeologists investigating the agricultural decisions made by our ancestors more than 10,000 years ago could help shape the answer. Why did the first arable farmers choose to domesticate some cereal crops and not others? Can this information help inform food production in the future? Those are the questions […]