How technology has advanced Chinese archaeology

Replica of the Turquoise-inlaid Dragon-shaped Bronze Object at the Erlitou Relic Museum Photo: IC A gold mask from the Sanxingdui Ruins Photo: IC Editor’s Note: Chinese President Xi Jinping recently stressed the importance of furthering the study of Chinese civilization to enhance the historical awareness and cultural confidence of the Communist Party of China (CPC) … Read more

Global Ground Penetrating Radar Market Report 2022-2027: Breakdown by Utility Detection, Concrete Investigation, Transportation, Archaeology, Geology and Environment, Law Enforcement and Military

DUBLIN, May 20, 2022 / PRNewswire / – The “Global Ground Penetrating Radar Market (2022-2027) by Type, Application, Offering, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The Global Ground Penetrating Radar Market is estimated to be USD 718.65 Mn in 2022 and is projected to … Read more

Breakdown by Utility Detection, Concrete Investigation, Transportation, Archaeology, Geology and Environment, Law Enforcement and Military

DUBLIN, May 20, 2022 / PRNewswire / – The “Global Ground Penetrating Radar Market (2022-2027) by Type, Application, Offering, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The Global Ground Penetrating Radar Market is estimated to be USD 718.65 Mn in 2022 and is projected to … Read more

How new hi-tech archaeology is revealing the ghosts of human history

Credit: Author provided. New details of our past are coming to light, hiding in the nooks and crannies of the world, as we refine our techniques to go looking for them. Most lauded is the reconstruction of the evolution of humanity since our African origins around 300,000 years ago, by analyzing our living and fossil … Read more

Seeing deeper with atmospheric muons: From archaeology to geology

The varied uses of muon imaging include searching the interiors of ancient structures and detecting the abundances of nuclear particles. Credit: Bonechi L., D’Alessandro R., Giammanco A, (2020) Muon imaging, or “muography,” may be a niche field, but with uses in probing both man-made and natural structures, its appeal is expanding rapidly. A new open-access … Read more

Max Planck archaeology director removed after alleged bullying | Science

For a second time, archaeologist Nicole Boivin has been removed as director of the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History (MPI-SHH), following a vote on 25 March by a governing board of the Max Planck Society (MPG). The decision is another twist in a case that has drawn wide attention in Germany … Read more