A fire glows outside a sweat lodge, where Western Shoshones...
Emmy-Award winning filmmaker Alex Zacarias and Taino Daca (I Am) lead character Roberto Mkaro Borreeo - Amy Majagua'naru Ponce
Emmy-Award winning filmmaker Alex Zacarias recently spoke...
With 120 rooms, two towers and eight kivas, Spruce Tree...
A woman holds a sign at the Spirit of Popay protest - Courtesy Photo
A loud group of about 50 mostly Native protesters disrupted...
A new study claims to have validated a fourth Mayan codex...
Kennewick Man Clay Model
The return of the Ancient One to his home is nearer....
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Researching the Past

Welcome to Barrow NAGPRA Anthopologists
Steve Russell
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...
Author and historian Brenda J...
Theresa Braine
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
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
A remarkable new discovery in South Africa, Homo naledi , is rewriting our knowledge of ancient human evolution...
Archaeologists Calvert Footprints
Alex Ewen
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...
Dina Gilio-Whitaker
The word “termination” is enough to make any knowledgeable Indian cringe...
Roanoke Island Map Wikipedia
Steve Russell
The English settlement of what is now part of North Carolina—Roanoke Island—presents the usual tales of Indian hospitality returned by colonial greed and ending in tragedy for one ...
San Diego County Looting Los Angeles Times
Though authorities aren’t giving specific locations, five historically and culturally significant sites in San Diego County’s backcountry have been looted recently, reports the Los...
Kennewick Man Clay Model
Terri Hansen
Legislation proposed by Sen...