Those keeping up with current events are likely to have heard of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) and the controversy surrounding the construction of the pipeline on Native American sacred lands. The Standing Rock Sioux have been engaged in lengthy court battles and protests trying to stop construction of the pipeline since April 2016. Why […]

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United States archaeology isn’t short of controversy and most of it stems from the continued tension between Native American tribes and the US government over who owns the past. Back in April, the 20 year legal battle over the remains of a 9,000-year-old Paleoamerican came to an end. You may recognize his name. Kennewick Man. Kennewick Man […]

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The intended purpose of this blog is for me to talk about the thing that I am passionate about, which makes me love Indiana Jones and Tomb Raider so much, ARCHAEOLOGY! Those of you that have been around the site over the last couple of years know that I am a gainfully employed archaeologist (rare […]

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