The cave Chauvet-Pont d’Arc paintings will now be preserved for future research, as the site has been awarded UNESCO World Heritage Status.
Although ethnology is a lesser-known term, it’s the primary methodology used in anthropology research to explore and document human cultures and behaviors.
Are Pictish carved symbols a language, heraldic symbols, or just pictures for decoration? A recent study evaluates the images with math to find the answer.
If you receive a gift of jewelry or antiquities from a war-zone or other foreign region, check to make sure it’s not part of the area’s cultural heritage.
Were cave-men more advanced than we thought? New Uranium-Series testing shows that the ancient cave paintings discovered in Spain were actually created by Neanderthals.
Anthropologists use dendrochronology to date structures and improve other dating methods. Tree ring data is more reliable than you’d think!