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Category Archives: Fragmentary Remains
I’ll begin by admitting that ribs are some of my least favorite bones to deal with. [Sidebar: I took a week-long forensic anthropology overview course once (the 25th year of this), and I was astonished at the extent to which … Continue reading
Apologies to Vanilla Ice. There are around 206 bones in the adult human body. However, one of the joys* of working with prehistoric human remains is that taphonomy, mortuary practices and several thousand years worth of soil pressure all unite … Continue reading