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Sunday, April 23, 2017

 
Professor Hallie Buckley's Inaugural Professorial Lecture - Dunedin - Stuff Events:

 
Speech by Labor Leader Luke Foley on 40 Years of the NSW Heritage Act - 

Nice to see heritage getting some attention for political leaders. In our last election it got little - and will it this time?

Saturday, April 22, 2017

 
Symposium/CfP - People of the Great Stones, 18-22 March - ARMACAD: "

Symposium/CfP - People of the Great Stones, 18-22 March 2018, USA"


 
'Hobbit' species did not evolve from ancestor of modern humans, research finds | Science | The Guardian:



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Friday, April 21, 2017

 
Restoration of Hatupatu Rock complete | Voxy.co.nz:



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Christchurch uncovered | Exploring Christchurch's past through archaeology:



“In the soil of a friendly country”: an archaeologist’s visit to Gallipoli

Thursday, April 20, 2017

 
Heritage New Zealand seeks submissions on historic post boxes | Voxy.co.nz:



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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

 
Celebrating 30 years of DOC
Ed: A post for every day of April to celebrate each of the 30 years. It has reached day 19 and not a single historic heritage related post - the current eclipse of historic heritage in the department writ large. Read the legislated Functions of the Department - here - the words "historic resources" appear six times - seemingly to little effect.

 
Archaeologists make major discovery in Egypt's Luxor | Egypt News | Al Jazeera:

 
Easter Island : Image of the Day:

Ed: NASA still into the downfall stuff - but it is a nice pic anyway.

 
Archaeologists Discover 38,000-Year-Old Animal Art:



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457 visas and archaeology - Google Groups:
Aus toend worker visas for archaeologists

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

 
Archaeologists find beauty in 10 top sites[1]- Chinadaily.com.cn:



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World’s Oldest Bed Bugs Found in Oregon Cave Where Ancient Americans Slept – Western Digs:



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Interest in archaeology has never been stronger – but neither have threats to its future - The i newspaper online iNews:



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Australia confirms its own Jurassic Park with huge dinosaur footprints | News | DW.COM | 27.03.2017:
The Goolarabooloo people of Western Australia had known of the dinosaur tracks for centuries.



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Egypt's famed pyramids get new lab to restore pharaonic boat:



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19th-Century European Artifacts Unearthed in New Zealand - Archaeology Magazine:



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Ancient Jerusalem Comes Alive in New Virtual-Reality App:

 
Mystery of Çatalhöyük’s early structures to be solved soon - ARCHAEOLOGY:

 
The politics and power of American archaeology | Science | The Guardian:



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Homo erectus walked as we do: 1.5-million-year-old footprints provide window to the life of Homo erectus -- ScienceDaily:



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Two Of The Oldest Buildings In The World – A Greek Adventure:



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In Photos: 1,500-Year-Old Cemetery Discovered Along Silk Road:



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NATIONAL ARCHAEOLOGY WEEK – Celebrating Australian Archaeology:



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18 April - International Day for Monuments and Sites - International Council on Monuments and Sites: "18 April, ICOMOS celebrates the International Day for Monuments and Sites,"



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Archaeologists Dig Up An 800-Year-Old Native American Pot. What They Found Inside Is Changing History – Natives News Online:

Ed:  Sorry about the clickbait hype but .....



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Christchurch uncovered | Exploring Christchurch's past through archaeology: "Church and Chocolate: A History of Easter in New Zealand"



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Friday, April 14, 2017

 
Christchurch uncovered | Exploring Christchurch's past through archaeology: "Church and Chocolate: A History of Easter in New Zealand"



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Former council boss's iwi role comes to an end | Stuff.co.nz:



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Time capsule find hailed as 'significant' | Radio New Zealand News:



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The politics and power of American archaeology | Science | The Guardian:



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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

 
archaeologist: How archaeologists across the country are unearthing the food of ancestors to shed light on the evolution of eating:



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Friday, April 07, 2017

 
World Heritage Status, Tourists Threaten Angkor Preservation - The Cambodia Daily:



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Ancient skeletons show direct link to modern tribes in the Pacific Northwest | Science | AAAS:



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Spear tips point to path of first Americans | Science | AAAS:



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Big Read: 150 years of Kiwi science - 10 big moments - National - NZ Herald News:

"1874: The cave controversy"



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Global Archaeology Expert: Ben Thorne – Global Archaeology:



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Italy hunts for Emperor Caligula's long-lost third pleasure ship, after reports of snagged fishing nets in Lake Nemi:

Ed: The first two were lost in a fire in WW2.



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Ice age art in Indonesia reveals how spiritual life transformed en route to Australia | Science | The Guardian:



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