All posts tagged with zooarchaeology

Slow cooking Neandertal subsistence

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During the past couple of years, new evidence has really shifted our view of Neandertal diet. Even three years ago, it was not unusual to hear Neandertals de...

Digestive evanescence

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Also in The Guardian, “Strange but true: science’s most improbable research” includes some taphonomy:

Warp and woof

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James Gorman stirs the pot on dog domestication, by comparing the new review article by Greger Larson and colleagues Larson:dog:2012 with Pat Shipman’s Ameri...

Probing bones

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John Travis gives a conference summary (paywall) of the recent International Symposium on Biomolecular Archaeology. The focus is new technological approaches...