archaeology archaeology  /ˌɑr ki ˈɑ lə dʒi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of anthropology that studies prehistoric people and their cultures

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Usage(s):

  • archaeology sheds new light on moses, king david, the exodus and whether joshua really fit the battle of jericho.

News

  1. MU museums' priceless artifacts make move a challenge

    The vast and delicate collections held by the Museum of Anthropology and the Museum of Art and Archaeology will be difficult to relocate. MU will have to make significant changes for them at the former Ellis Fischel Cancer Center. Read more
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Columbia Missourian

  2. Irish immigrant village unearthed in Maryland

    An Irish village is being gradually unearthed in Baltimore County in the first known survey of an Irish immigrant village in the U.S. Archaeology students at the University of Maryland, College Park, have been digging in the area which was called Texas by the Irish immigrants who settled there.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Irish Central

  3. New Crow Canyon Archaeological Center Educational Tour Explores Maya Sites in Belize and Guatemala

    Dr. Christopher Powell Leads Archaeology Trip to Iconic and Seldom-Seen Sites (PRWeb June 27, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10871753.htm
    on June 27, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "It's moments like these, seeing something for the first time, that hold all the passion of archaeology," Hawass said after the mummy was unveiled.
    on Feb 11, 2009 By: Zahi Hawass Source: FOXNews

  2. "It's time to move past what seems to me to be an endless picking apart of the archaeology of every past intelligence success or failure," Hayden said. "CIA officers . . . deserve recognition of their efforts, and they also deserve not to...
    on May 18, 2006 By: Michael Hayden Source: Washington Post

  3. "Our archaeology team in Fromelles has unearthed a Rising Sun badge in Pit 4, which proves that the remains of Australian soldiers are buried at this important site," Mr Snowdon said. "This is a momentous discovery and makes this field at...
    on Jun 9, 2008 By: Warren Snowdon Source: Adelaidenow

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