Return to Cyrene
American excavations resume at one of the Eastern Mediterranean's most important classical cities.
by Mark Rose
The Anglo-Saxon Prince
The surprising discovery of a lavish seventh-century burial in southeastern England
by Ian Blair
A Place Without History
Chap Kusimba's research evokes a once-thriving landscape in the east African hinterland
by Brenda Fowler
The View From Afar
Aerial photography's stunning contributions to archaeology
by Charlotte Trümpler
Integrating the Frontier
A town founded by a former slave resurfaces in Illinois.
by Jennifer Pinkowski
In This Issue
A Dream Come True
After 23 years, an American team resumes work in Libya.
by Peter A. Young
From the President
Libya Has It All
Spectacular beauty, rich archaeological heritage, and newly opened doors into both past and future
by Jane C. Waldbaum
The newest bog body, erotic animal portraits in India, huge Hohokam canal system, Roman fashion faux pas, and archaeologists to deep-fried Scots: Eat your vegetables!
Jane Buikstra on ancient pathogens, getting Pakal's age right, and the similarity between trees and teeth
European shamanism, the online Arctic, paddling the Pacific, artifacts from Petrie's half-century of excavations, Pompeii in North America, and editors' picks
Letter From Arizona
How the Navajo Nation is changing the face of archaeology
by Andrew Curry