The world needs more archaeology. It needs more anthropology, more people looking at the past and discovering the great cultures that came before us, be they isolated tribes with no written record, a confederacy of villages with widespread trade networks, or a large kingdom that we think we know everything about. Archaeology reveals the human […]
This isn’t, of course, the only misconception. Many of us have watched Indiana Jones movies, noting every time he engages in flawed “archaeology” or, as we call it, looting.