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Let It Be Sunday, 390!

Hello Joynation,  A friend recently clued me in to the Health app and now—surprise—I’m obsessed with tracking my steps. Last…

The secrets of medieval nanotechnology revealed in new study

Last year researchers revealed that medieval artisans were somehow able to make use of a form of nanotechnology to create…

Egyptian ram skull bell rings again after 1,000 years

More than 1,200 ram skulls sacrificed for the cult of the Pharaoh Ramses II have been discovered at the Temple…

Emergentist Integrated Information Theory

Abstract The integrated information theory (IIT) is an ambitious theory of consciousness that aims to provide both a neuroscientific and…

Currently Crushing On.

Hello and happy Saturday! This week on the blog I shared this delicious roasted broccoli caesar salad. I also shared…

Fantastic Beasts and How They Kill You

By Danièle Cybulskie As Western Christians moved ever further south and east, they encountered not only new cultures, but new…

Building the Parish Church, 1150-1300

Building the Parish Church, 1150-1300 Lecture by Meg Bernstein Given as part of the British Archaeological Association Annual Lecture Series,…

The ‘Nuclear’ Hillforts of Early Medieval Scotland

The ‘Nuclear’ Hillforts of Early Medieval Scotland Paper by Zachary Hinckley Given at the Archaeological Research in Progress conference at…

Spinning Destinies: Norns, Valkyries and the Art of Textile Production in the Viking Age

Spinning Destinies: Norns, Valkyries and the Art of Textile Production in the Viking Age Keynote paper by Edel Porter Given…

Gold coin hoard dispersed at auction

The Ellerby Hoard, the collection of more than 260 gold coins dating to between 1610 and 1727 that was discovered…