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by Minimalist
Sun Nov 29, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: Old World
Topic: Hegra - Saudi Arabia Opens Nabataean Site to Tourism
Replies: 0
Views: 4

Hegra - Saudi Arabia Opens Nabataean Site to Tourism

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/travel/hegra-ancient-city-saudi-arabia-untouched-for-millennia-makes-its-public-debut-180976361/?utm_source=smithsoniantopic&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20201129-weekender&spMailingID=43994883&spUserID=NzQwNDU2ODI3MjAS1&spJobID=1882362155&spReportId=MTg4MjM2MjE1NQS2 ...
by Minimalist
Sat Nov 28, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: GuestBook and Comment Section
Topic: SPAMMER WARNING
Replies: 3
Views: 2210

Re: SPAMMER WARNING

My arm is getting tired. We're getting 5-10 a day.

Far more than any actual archaeology related posts.
by Minimalist
Sat Nov 21, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: Old World
Topic: Where is all the "STUFF" from Pompeii?
Replies: 23
Views: 2205

Re: Where is all the "STUFF" from Pompeii?

New Finds at Pompeii https://www.nytimes.com/2020/11/21/world/europe/pompeii-vesuvius-remains.html Remains of Two Killed in Vesuvius Eruption Are Discovered at Pompeii Archaeologists tentatively identified the pair as a wealthy landowner and a younger enslaved person, both of whom were killed in the...
by Minimalist
Sun Nov 08, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Old World
Topic: History Not Archaeology But Still An Interesting Article
Replies: 1
Views: 61

History Not Archaeology But Still An Interesting Article

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/hunt-julius-caesars-assassins-marked-last-days-roman-republic-1-180976185/?utm_source=smithsoniantopic&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20201108-weekender&spMailingID=43853190&spUserID=NzQwNDU2ODI3MjAS1&spJobID=1880505035&spReportId=MTg4MDUwNTAzNQS2 The Hunt for J...
by Minimalist
Thu Oct 01, 2020 9:24 pm
Forum: Anthropology and Primitive Societies
Topic: The Toba Extinction Theory Takes A Gut Punch
Replies: 15
Views: 1397

Re: The Toba Extinction Theory Takes A Gut Punch

Agreed but what else do we have to go on?
by Minimalist
Thu Oct 01, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Anthropology and Primitive Societies
Topic: Y chromosomes of Neandertals and Denisovans now sequenced
Replies: 4
Views: 950

Re: Y chromosomes of Neandertals and Denisovans now sequenced

Not to beat the dead horse but what we really need is an HE sample.

Let' s see where we came from.
by Minimalist
Wed Sep 23, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Old World
Topic: Where is all the "STUFF" from Pompeii?
Replies: 23
Views: 2205

Re: Where is all the "STUFF" from Pompeii?

Really it is only in the last 50 years that people have begun to worry about the pilfering of archaeological sites. Sadly, I suspect that a lot of that concern began because of the fraudulent "antiquities" that flooded the market.
by Minimalist
Tue Sep 22, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: Australia & Oceania, Antarctica
Topic: Oz
Replies: 3
Views: 6752

Re: Oz

Again, you are replying to a dead thread.
by Minimalist
Tue Sep 22, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Australia & Oceania, Antarctica
Topic: The Ancient Hieroglyphic Script of the Maori of New Zealand
Replies: 16
Views: 20791

Re: The Ancient Hieroglyphic Script of the Maori of New Zealand

I approved this post because there was no reason not to.

But, you are replying to a thread which has been dead for 12 years
by Minimalist
Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: GuestBook and Comment Section
Topic: How to disable avatar?
Replies: 1
Views: 418

Re: How to disable avatar?

https://www.archaeologica.org/forum/app ... p/faq#f1r0



Go to the User Control Panel and select Profile.

Avatar's are included.
by Minimalist
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: Old World
Topic: The Oracle of Delphi
Replies: 1
Views: 176

The Oracle of Delphi

https://www.heritagedaily.com/2020/09/the-oracle-of-delphi/135089 Delphi was an ancient sanctuary of the Pythia, located on the south-western slope of Mount Parnassus in central Greece. The Pythia was established as a high priest cult around the 8th century BC (although some sources suggest they may...
by Minimalist
Mon Sep 07, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: New World
Topic: Comet Impact Biomass Fires
Replies: 74
Views: 41231

Re: Comet Impact Biomass Fires

Yes, that's a fair impression.

I knock out 3-4 Russian spammers per day but the community seems to have withered in Michelle's absence.
by Minimalist
Fri Aug 21, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: Anthropology and Primitive Societies
Topic: Cooking May Have Made Us Human
Replies: 2
Views: 537

Re: Cooking May Have Made Us Human

If you have a link to the story feel free to post it.
by Minimalist
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: Old World
Topic: Restoration Leads To Rare Finds
Replies: 3
Views: 346

Re: Restoration Leads To Rare Finds

I always think of the medieval world as one big rat's nest.

Besides, the Oxyrhynchus Papyri were found in a garbage midden. Beggars can't be choosers.