The Western Hemisphere was home to tens of millions of...
Bear River Archaeology View From Bluff
An archaeological exploration of the Bear Creek Massacre...
Reconstruction National Geographic
A remarkable new discovery in South Africa, Homo naledi, is...
Archaeologists Calvert Footprints
A team of archaeologists from the Hakai Institute and the...
The word “termination” is enough to make any knowledgeable...
Roanoke Island Map Wikipedia
The English settlement of what is now part of North...
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Researching the Past

Newtown Gorget
Crews digging a ditch uncovered a rare Native American pendant in Newtown, Ohio at the beginning of March...
Gettysburg National Military Park
A human skull thought to belong to a soldier who died at the Battle of Gettysburg turned out to belong to a Native American man who lived some 700 years ago...
Winter Count Trunk Smithsonian
What’s the most interesting thing you have found tucked away in storage? Back in 1998, Dr...
Reconstructed Naia
Alex Ewen
The remains of “Naia,” the human skeleton found off the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico, has been reconstructed by artists to provide a hypothetical image of what she look...
Quileute Petroglyph Major
Richard Walker
A pre-contact Quileute petroglyph that depicts K’wati, or the Transformer’s, killing of a monster that terrorized the Quileute people is considered by Quileute officials to be the ...
Evelyn Vanderhoop Tunic
Evelyn Vanderhoop
When did the supernatural discover Haida on their Island? No one knows the exact date that Raven Traveling stubbed his toe on our cockle shell, but the stories are old...
Indiana University Susan Alt
Indiana University Bloomington
Archaeologists at Indiana University and the University of Illinois have been awarded two grants totaling $640,000 to continue and expand their research at Cahokia Mounds, site of ...
Kellytown Native Settlement Nashville
Alysa Landry
A new park being developed near Nashville will offer a rare look at ancient history...
University of Victoria AUV
Alex Jacobs
An archaeological discovery from this past September could put the earliest inhabitation in Canada at around 13,800 years ago, reported CBC News ...