Newtown Gorget
Crews digging a ditch uncovered a rare Native American...
Gettysburg National Military Park
A human skull thought to belong to a soldier who died at...
Shiprock Historical Society Shiprock Community
The Shiprock Historical Society has a story to tell. Many...
Winter Count Trunk Smithsonian
What’s the most interesting thing you have found tucked...
Jordan Cave Vandalism Forest Service
The U.S. Forest Service is looking for information and...
Reconstructed Naia
The remains of “Naia,” the human skeleton found off the...
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Researching the Past

ICTMN Staff
8/24/12
Two recently published studies delve into what caused the collapse of the Mayan empire, a question many archaeologists have tried answering...
Eisa Ulen Richardson
8/23/12
The future health of Natives may lie in the scatological remains of the past—a vanguard study of ancient excrement has offered fresh new ways of thinking about the prevalence of di...
ICTMN Staff
8/22/12
To commemorate the ancestral lands of the Ho-Chunk Nation, Gunderson Lutheran, a healthcare organization based in La Crosse, Wisconsin, dedicated the 7th Street Healing Garden in G...
Brian Daffron
8/16/12
Jeff Houser’s road to the office of chairman for the Fort Sill Apache Tribe ran through the American South...
ICTMN Staff
8/15/12
This year marks the 150 th anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 and the Minnesota Historical Society is encouraging discussion and reflection about what it dubs “a tragic tim...
ICTMN Staff
8/12/12
Long thought to be a beverage reserved for the ruling class and priests, archaeologists from the National Institute of Anthropology and History say chocolate could have been used f...
ICTMN Staff
8/10/12
The remains of a young woman were found surrounded by 1,789 human bones in Mexico City’s Templo Mayor—a find that is the first of its kind in the Aztec culture according to researc...
ICTMN Staff
8/7/12
Made from the roasted leaves of the Yaupon holly (Ilex vomitoria) that grew more than 300 miles away, researchers found evidence that inhabitants at Cahokia were enjoying caffeinat...
Michelle Tirado
8/5/12
Osceola and the Great Seminole War: The Return of a Legend Crazy Horse. Geronimo. Sitting Bull. Cochise...

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