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Digital Humanities Research Project and Interactive Digital Rock-Art Gallery.
ERC Funded research project on human adaptability and the origins of human diversity.
The project AGRINA - Human transitional pathways towards food production in North Africa: Technological and environmental signatures.
Investigating the changing social landscape of the southern Danish island of Als from the Neolithic to the Viking period.
A cross-disciplinary series of international symposia, lectures, and publications, funded under the British Academy's UK-Latin American and Caribbean Link Programme.
Excavations of a Prehistoric and Roman landscape at Bury Farm, Stapleford, Cambridgeshire.
Cultural Heritage of Dictatorship in Albania.
Clay analysis of storage jars in the eastern Mediterranean during the Late Bronze Age, with the aim of establsihing links between commodities and their transport.
Excavation in the cemetery area of the ancient Latin town of Crustumerium, Rome.
Digital Artefacts: How People Perceive Tangible Cultural Heritage through Different Media.
Excavations at the Prehistoric site of Damerham, Hampshire.
Divergent Meanings: understanding the postmortem fate of human bodies found in Neolithic settlements from the Balkan area in light of interdisciplinary data.
Investigating residential mobility in the eastern Mediterranean using isotope GeoChemistry’ (EPOCH GeoChem).
Investigating the socio-cultural and environmental impacts of colonialism.
Food globalisation in prehistory (FOGLIP) project employs archaeobotany, genetics, stable isotope analyses and ethno-archaeology to establish when and how early globalisation of staple foodstuffs occurred.
Study of the sustainability and subsequent radical change amongst the Maltese Temple Building populations of prehistoric Malta in the 4th and 3rd millennia BC.
Studying the diversity of political frontiers in Etruria.
A Diachronic Analysis of Four Scholarly Libraries.
The Cyrenaica prehistory project, Libya.
This project regards the application and development of novel techniques of landscape archaeology in central Tyrrhenian, Italy.
Untangling the histories and philosophies of archaeology and making them intelligible.
Investigating ancient Pushkalavati: Excavations at Balar Hisar, Charsadda, North-West Frontier Province, Pakistan.
A rescue excavation of Kilise Tepe in the valley of the River Göksu, providing insight into the history of the Hittite, Neo-Assyrian and Neo-Babylonian empires.
The excavation of a WWII forced labour camp in order to explore the daily life of internment under German occupation.
Environmental constraints and human responses in northwest India between 2000 and 300 BC: Investigating the cultural and geographical transformations from the collapse of Harappan urbanism to the rise the great Early Historic cities.
Investigating the Iron Age landscape of the island of Lismore.
A project investigating the Mamasani district in the highlands of Fars in southwest Iran.
The Marakwet Heritage Project is a community-based collaboration which involves a multidisciplinary investigation into Marakwet history, heritage, landscape and farming.
Analysis of the faience from excavations of the kiln at Kom Helul, Memphis.
Excavation at the magnificently-decorated Minaret of Jam, Afghanistan.
The analysis of a fuzzy frontier between the Etruscans and the Umbrians.
The Northeast Algonquin Palaeo-Lake and Environmental Assessment (NAPLEA).
A project investigating Modern human dispersal into Eurasia and its relation to Neanderthal extinction during the Middle to Upper Paleolithic transition.
Excavations and survey work at the ancient town of Nepi carried out during the early 1990s under the umbrella of the Tiber valley project of the British School at Rome .
The project tracks the flux in rich cultural florescence and collapse through the past along the course of the Peruvian Río Ica from the southern Andes to the coast.
The PROCON project explores the role of textile production and consumption in the formation of early states, using the example of Mediterranean Europe during 1000-500 BCE.
An educational, oral-history research initiative.
Caractérisation du comportement et adaptation des Néandertals et les hommes modernes pendant la transition entre le Paléolithique moyen et supérieur.
Caracterización del comportamiento y adaptación de los neandertales y humanos modernos durante la transición entre el Paleolítico medio y superior.
Changing Paleoenvironments and Hunter-Gatherer Strategies in the Northern Adriatic Basin.
Quoygrew is a late Viking Age and medieval rural settlement on the island of Westray in Orkney, Scotland.
A study of the Roman pottery of the Nepi Survey Project in 2007.
Investigating indications of the early occurrence and development of aspects of religious practices and belief.
Investigating the development of historic environments along the longest river drainage system in Japan.
A series of inter-related projects are enhancing knowledge of the South (east) Etruria area north of Rome.
A first millennium AD city in the central plains of Myanmar.
Star Carr and the early postglacial occupation of the Vale of Pickering, North Yorkshire.
The investigation of urban growth and administration in northern Mesopotamia in the 4th and 3rd millennia BC (north-east Syria).
Excavations at the Brough of Deerness, an enigmatic Viking Age site in Orkney.
Understanding power relations and social practice in the Calchaqui Valley, Argentina during the period before the Inka conquest (AD 1000-1450).
Identifying and investigating sites of probable Bronze Age, Iron Age, Roman, and Saxon date in the hinterland of Canterbury.
Investigating long-term and present-day interactions between people and rainforest in the Kelabit Highlands of central Borneo.
Researching how and where broomcorn millet was first domesticated and why it appears on opposite sides of Asia at a similar time, 8,000 years ago.
Ancient Settlements of the Gangetic Plain: Location and Territoriality.
Investigating unsolved problems of the fourth and third millennium BC in Malta.
Bioarchaeological analysis of early cold-climate human ecology.
The project aims to contribute to the understanding of weaving by focusing on the identification of plants used for the earliest textiles (ca 28,000 to 20,000 years ago).
Excavation at Hang Boi, the Fortune-Teller's Cave, Vietnam.
Collapse and transformation in the Mediterranean 1200-500 BC.
Mapping the lower and middle Tiber catchment: Archaeological site recovery, erosion, water management (artificial channels), land use, DEM precision, and demographic reconstruction.
Excavations at the cave site of Vela Spila, island of Korčula, Croatia.
Visual Perception and Cognition in the Rock Carvings of Northern Russia.
Investigating and documenting the remains of the lower town at Ziyaret Tepe in southeasten Turkey
Характеристика поведения и адаптации неандертальцев и современных людей к условиям МИС 3, включая условия перехода от среднего к верхнему палеолиту.