Audio News from Archaeologica
The news of the week in audio, brought to you by The Archaeology Channel, is compiled and written by Michelle Hilling of Archaeologica and read by Laura Pettigrew. The audio news is compiled from Archaeologica’s daily news updates. The musical interludes are original compositions by Anthony Pettigrew.
* Podcast Information: To listen to the Audio News podcast (mp3) file directly, left-click on the mp3 link and your default player will play it. To download that file for later listening, right-click on the link, then select “Save Target As” and choose the folder where you want the file to go. To subscribe to our podcast on iTunes or see a listing of weekly archived programs, go to the iTunes Audio.
: Windows Media Player
Copyright 2001-2016 by Archaeologica and Archaeological Legacy Institute
Second shipwreck from Kublai Khana’s invasion fleet; Roman fresco in France; geoglyph discoveries at Nazca; carbonized plant remains at South Dakota village.
Sacred bobcat burial in Illinois; fingerprint on ancient Danish ceramic vessel; excavating ordinary houses at Angkor Wat; healed arrow wound in Iron Age Kazakhstan.
Civil War camp in Chicago; 17th century Swedish bishop; 14th century Swiss battlefield; oldest North American footprints.
Canada flooding exposes ancient site; graffiti at Aphrodisias; inscription from King David’s time; Iron Age pork feasting in Wales.
Brewing ancient mead for disease resistance; Syrian villages protect their site; genetic study of Bronze Age migrations; ancient bison hunting tradition in Oklahoma
Scythian mound cache; intact 17th century French woman; Amazon warrior with lasso; North and South Korea cooperate on ancient palace.
Spanish skull is 400,000-year-old murder; Psychedelic drugs among the Philistines; Illegal Italian artifacts returned from U.S.;Giant Montana rock art site mapped by drone
New Moche temple in Peru; Strontium says Bronze Age girl was German; Two-story houses in Bulgarian Neolithic; Heavy gambling in Utah cave
Medieval Paris cemetery; Iron Age Spanish hoard in megalithic structure; intact Spanish ship off Panama coast; Paleo-Indian art work in Alaska.
Danish Neolithic trident; Nazca lines as pilgrimage routes; artifacts from Confederate gunboat; Viking antler trade.
DNA research supports Inuit migration model; Native American massacre site in Idaho; how Easter Island moai got their hats; archaeology at Battle of Waterloo.
Mercury in Teotehuacan tomb; Old Kingdom Pharoah’s tomb in unexpected place; clam gardens in Pacific Northwest; Hellenistic Egypt hangover cure