When dead men speak…

When dead men speak…

How do bones, isotopes, historic records, DNA and grave goods tell us about the dead, royal and otherwise?? More »

Brewing: Doing what comes naturally

Brewing: Doing what comes naturally

People have been controlling fermentation for at least 9,000 years. What did the ancients brew? How did fermenting change society? More »

Agriculture Invented: When? How?

Agriculture Invented: When? How?

How did agriculture start, and when did it reach chilly Scandinavia? When were crops domesticated, and what were the first crops? More »