Burning Zozobra - photo by T-Bone
When I moved to New Mexico in 2004 I was intrigued by an...
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Mission San Antonio de Valero, popularly known as the Alamo...
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The 14-year-old girl who bumps around in the police wagon...
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Joan Price has spent the last two decades studying the...
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New research on the Dresden Codex, one of only three that...
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Researching the Past

First-Casino-Gaming-Pieces
Alysa Landry
12/17/15
Archaeological discoveries in caves on the north shore of Utah’s Great Salt Lake are giving researchers a glimpse at what may be America’s first casino...
Really Old Squash Image
Alysa Landry
12/3/15
Communities across the Midwest and Canada are growing a variety of squash that yields fruits topping 30 pounds...
Konnie LeMay
10/24/15
Anton Treuer’s newest work, Warrior Nation: A History of the Red Lake Ojibwe (Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2015), is a highly readable book tracing the history of Red Lake t...
Tomaquag Museum Wampum Beads
Christina Rose
10/20/15
The 40,000-year-old wampum necklace may be the most impressive piece on view at the Tomaquag Museum in Exeter, Rhode Island, but that may change when 20,000 more archived items are...
Welcome to Barrow NAGPRA Anthopologists
Steve Russell
10/16/15
This summer, Indiana University repatriated human remains and funerary objects from the campus in Bloomington, where the Mathers Museum of World Cultures advertises that its “singl...
ICTMN Staff
10/5/15
Author and historian Brenda J...
Theresa Braine
9/18/15
The Western Hemisphere was home to tens of millions of First Peoples when European settlers arrived, but less than a century later the number had dropped by 95 percent—a survival r...
Bear River Archaeology View From Bluff
Christina Rose
9/16/15
An archaeological exploration of the Bear Creek Massacre grounds, where 450 Northwestern Shoshone men, women, and children were killed on January 29, 1863, has been approved by the...
Reconstruction National Geographic
Alex Ewen
9/15/15
A remarkable new discovery in South Africa, Homo naledi , is rewriting our knowledge of ancient human evolution...
Archaeologists Calvert Footprints
Alex Ewen
9/8/15
A team of archaeologists from the Hakai Institute and the University of Victoria say they have unearthed the oldest human footprints ever found in North America...

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