Monthly Archives: January 2019

Zeroing in on Inuit origins through archaeology and ethnography

Scott Rufolo reports on his transition from falafel to fermented walrus, all in the name of uncovering the past. Continue reading

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Pyrite Disease: Keeping Fool’s Gold Challenges Museums

Christian Capehart reports on the museum’s efforts to prevent the occurrence and spread of a mineral malady: pyrite disease. Continue reading

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