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18-11-2013 11:55 by Administrator
The Green Arabia conference will be held in Oxford on April 2–4, 2014. Scholars and students from around the world will gather for 3 days of presentations and discussions covering the latest multidisciplinary research on the prehistory of the Arabian Peninsula and its role at the cross-roads of continents.
Read more … Green Arabia Conference
08-11-2013 10:58 by Administrator
The Natural Environment Research Council has just announced that Oxford will host one of the 15 national centres for doctoral training in Environmental Research, including Archaeological Science. This will provide full funding for students selected to join this four-year course.
Read more … NERC funding for a Doctoral Training Partnership
31-10-2013 10:30 by Administrator
The latest issue of the world's first science journal, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, is co-edited by Drs Dora Biro, Michael Haslam and Christian Rutz.
Read more … Tool Use as Adaptation
27-08-2013 12:29 by Administrator
Over a thousand years ago, the ancient city of Heracleion was buried beneath the Mediterranean Sea, and scholars doubted whether it would ever be seen again. But today, archaeologists are finding tablets, gold coins and even gigantic statues, showing just how important this port once was. BBC Focus Magazine September 2013 Edition.
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26-07-2013 09:25 by Administrator
Professor Julia Lee Thorp has been elected to a Fellowship of the British Academy in recognition of her outstanding contribution to Archaeological Science.
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