A group of nuns is urging Pope Francis to rescind the...
A 22,000-year-old mastodon skull and tool (a stone blade or...
Indigenous people, primarily the Chumash, inhabited the...
Serpent Mound in rural Adams County, Ohio, is one of the...
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District, is...
A new discovery in Northwestern Mexico, at an...
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Researching the Past

Jude Isabella, TheTyee.ca
1/11/13
"You know it's a great day when you're knee deep in sperm." Ryan Cloutier, a young biologist, is delighted with his predicament...
Mary Annette Pember
1/10/13
Shane Murray vividly recalls the scowl on the face of the young Native woman at Haskell Indian Nation University’s Cultural Center when he placed a pair of tiny handcuffs on her de...
Gale Courey Toensing
1/4/13
The Onondaga Nation has presented the Cayuga Museum of History and Art with a replica of a Haudenosaunee Confederacy wampum belt in appreciation for the return of 21 objects of spi...
Mary Annette Pember
1/1/13
For such small objects, the child’s handcuffs are surprisingly heavy when cradled in the palms of one’s hand...
Julianne Jennings
12/28/12
In 1668 and 1669, Metacom or King Philip, was given the name by the English after the classical Greek conqueror “for his ambitious and haughty spirit;” and the title “King” to exag...
Mary Keller
12/27/12
Grant Bulltail is one of those remarkable people who ties us to previous generations and can paint a rich image of tribal traditions...
Konnie LeMay
12/26/12
On December 26, a memorial was dedicated in Mankato, Minnesota’s Reconciliation Park near a white limestone buffalo that marks the spot where 38 Dakota men were hanged the day afte...
ICTMN Staff
12/20/12
“In the Hopi teachings,” he began, “we are told that toward the end of the world, Spider Woman will come back and she will weave her web across the landscape...
ICTMN Staff
12/19/12
When the Spanish began colonizing central California and constructing Missions in the late 1700s, the Amah Mutsun people were aware of what the Spanish were doing...
ICTMN Staff
12/15/12
Human remains were uncovered on November 29 while workers leveled dirt to plant pistachio and almond trees on private land in Hanford, California, reported the Hanford Sentinel ...

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