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News and Notes from the World of Archaeology
It's All Pictish to MeThe carved slabs of northeastern Scotland known as the Pictish stones are complex and haunting, testimony to a sophisticated culture on the edge of medieval Europe.
Faces of EgyptArchaeologists excavating in Egypt's Bahariya oasis have found 14 tombs likely dating from the era of Roman rule in Egypt.
New Hominid Species DiscoveredAnalyses of that partial skeleton and a second individual found nearby, dubbed Australopithecus sediba, are revealing new information
World RoundupRecent discoveries around the globe
Footsteps of Our Ancestors
Off the GridPennsylvania archaeologist Robert Sharer recommends taking a side trip to the seldom-seen city of Quiriguá, Guatemala.