Category Archives: Archaeology

Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Knight’s Grave Found Under Car Park: A few weeks ago, I shared articles on King Richard III being found under a parking lot in central England.  This time archaeologists have found a knight in Scotland during an excavation of a … Continue reading

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Thoughts For Thursday: Metal Detecting, Archaeology, and Museums

I look for stories all week long to put into the weekly feature, Shouldn’t Miss News.  I keep it to five stories a week, which means that some stories aren’t shared or get shared through Facebook.  Other times, I find … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Hello everyone, and thank you for your understanding on my silence after the loss of my dad.  His service was yesterday, so here’s hoping that things will begin to resemble normal soon.  To ease back into an eventual regular posting … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here are some articles from this week that you shouldn’t miss, enjoy! Cornish tapped to convert Superman building to apartments: This is a local story for me, and shows why tax credits for Rhode Island should be reinstated or else … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here are some articles that you shouldn’t miss this week. Enjoy! Is My Museum Lying to Me?: How do you feel about finding out that what you are looking at at a museum is a replica?  What if the museum … Continue reading

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Conference Calendar

Last updated May 18, 2013.  Conferences that have already happened have been moved to the bottom of the list. It’s a new year, which means a whole new year of conferences!  I love conferences; meeting new people in the field, … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News 2012 Countdown Edition

Today as you know is the last day of 2012, depending on where you are or when you are reading this.  2012 was a packed year, and what is better to sum it up than a handful of countdowns?  Enjoy! … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here are some news stories I think you shouldn’t miss. Enjoy! Mayan temple damaged in tourist ‘apocalypse’ frenzy: The world didn’t end on 12/21/12 but the many who thought it could end and journeyed to Tikal for the event helped … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here are 5 articles I wanted to make sure you don’t miss. Enjoy! It’s a real coo as ‘unbreakable’ war code found on pigeon in Portland is cracked: I love a good story about code breaking, especially when the code … Continue reading

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Shouldn’t Miss News of the Week

Here are five articles I came across last week that you shouldn’t miss. Enjoy! Much-criticized ‘drum major’ quote on Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial to be removed: The paraphrased statement “I was a drum major for justice peace and righteousness” … Continue reading

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