You wouldn’t think it but science is absolutely ridiculous in the way it can investigate a site! I know the CSI Tv show has got a lot of people talking about forensics..I am just not sure how reliable that show … Continue reading Testing the Evidence
Let’s not waste anymore time talking…put words into action (so to speak) The site is found and you are ready to uncover the next world famous artefact…what do you do?…follow these steps to archaeological infamy! Digging Process 1. You must survey … Continue reading Excavating a Site: A step by step guide
We are not out looking for magic beans here…but we must admit, the archaeological finds that have occurred in Ireland is nothing short of amazing! Here we look at just 5 of the greatest discoveries in Ireland. 1) Broighter Hoard … Continue reading Top 5 Irish Archaeological Finds
Is it years of historical research or just complete luck that has enabled archaeologists to find the artefacts they have? BOTH!! The first job of the archaeologist is to find a site for investigation. I mean you wouldn’t start digging … Continue reading Finding the Right Site
We talked about finding the right site before…here is a list of the 7 Wonders of the World that have incorporated research archaeology along with just sheer beauty and design. We also thought you might like a bit of music … Continue reading 7 Wonders of the World
History depends on many sources – written, visual and oral. The story of people is long, and only a small part of it can be told by examining written and oral sources. This is because the arrival of man far … Continue reading What is Archaeology?