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Alaska Science Forum: Discoveries at Serpentine Hot Springs

...Ted Goebel was in the same spot a few years ago. He is an archaeologist educated in Fairbanks and now with the Center for the Study...M University. Goebel had heard of former Park Service archaeologist Bob Gal's find of stone spear tips on a hill near Serpentine...
1000-year-old artifact shows prehistoric Alaska, Asia trade

...the last year tracing a flake of obsidian found at the site to the Chukotka peninsula in Russia.National Park Service archaeologist Jeff Rasic said the thumbnail-sized piece of rock is likely the remnant of a tool that was sharpened at the site hundreds...
University to host archaeologist John Terrell on Thursday

...JUNEAU - The University of Alaska Southeast will host archaeologist John Terrell, of the Field Museum of Natural History...the South Pacific." An internationally recognized archaeologist, Terrell is especially interested in how people...
Alutiiq Museum's volunteer of the year goes to couple who monitor ancient settlements

...settlements and reported their observations to Alutiiq Museum archaeologist Patrick Saltonstall. Saltonstall runs the museum's Site...was able to visit areas that hadn't been reviewed by an archaeologist in 30 years and to study about 50 sites.The Alutiiq Museum...
London rail work unearths thousands of skeletons

...prehistory: bison and mammoth bones; Roman horseshoes; medieval ice skates; the remains of a moated Tudor manor house.Chief archaeologist Jay Carver says the Bedlam dig could be the most revealing yet."It's going to be archaeologically the most important...
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Music review: Bob Dylan, American Idol

...someone else's song, you can hear Dylan working to get at what the song is about. Dylan's not so much a singer as an archaeologist, digging around in the song to find its heart, searching for that thing that - as Dylan says of Petrarch's poetry...
Quinhagak residents hope ancient hair tells story

...other genetic samples were among items found at the site of an ancient village 5 miles outside the Yup'ik community.Archaeologist Rick Knecht with the University of Aberdeen in Scotland is in charge of the dig, which is funded by the village Native...
Archaeologist unearths rare Native artifact

...archaeological dig took an exciting turn last week when a visiting archaeologist unearthed what is believed to be the first effigy of its...It was astounding," said Bellow, who has worked as an archaeologist for more than 20 years. "It was a magic moment. I wish...
Alaska Science Forum: High-and-dry log points to great Alaska tsunamis

...through the grasses of a treeless Alaska island with an archaeologist friend in 2005, he spotted a bleached driftwood log. The...December 2013.Because worsening weather required Carver and archaeologist Rick Knecht to leave Sedanka Island with haste, Carver...
Mastodons more ancient than previously thought both the collection and sampling of the Alaska specimens. Together with former UAF graduate student Paul Matheus and archaeologist Mike Kunz, Groves and Mann collected numerous mastodon teeth on Alaska's North Slope, many of which are preserved at...


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