B.A. Anthropology, Archaeology
wishing to learn more about osteoarchaeology, paleopathology, and bioarchaeology
needing to satisfy my curiosity of people, cultures, and places.




If Stuntmen from the old movies don’t have your full respect then I just don’t know what to say to you

Inl tried really hard not to reblog this

What's a ship from Colonial Philadelphia doing under the World Trade Center?

A Brief History of Polka Dots

Because sometimes at work you come up with silly questions.  And then you find interesting answers.

Investigating Unhealthy Mummies - Archaeology Magazine

Archaeological dig finds massive slave quarters in Crownsville



When archaeologists began digging around Rockbridge Academy in May, they expected to find the place where the Comte de Rochambeau camped in September 1781 on the way to Yorktown and the final major battle of the Revolutionary War.

Instead, they stumbled upon…

We Are Family: A Family Tree of the Entire Human Race

Oh my god, I’ve reached the end of my queue.

Hang tight, folks!

Cod bones reveal 13th century origin of global fish trade


London’s international fish trade can be traced back 800 years to the medieval period, according to new research published today in the journal Antiquity.

The research, led by archaeologists from UCL, Cambridge and UCLan, provides new insight into the medieval fish trade and the globalisation of…

Hidden Paintings Revealed at Ancient Temple of Angkor Wat


Each year, millions of visitors flock to Angkor Wat, an ancient temple in modern-day Cambodia. There, they marvel at the 900-year-old towers, a giant moat and the shallow relief sculptures of Hindu gods. But what they can’t see are 200 hidden paintings on the temple walls.

New, digitally…