Living the Good Life! | Archaeology Now 2019-2020 Season Opening Lecture

It’s not what you think! Two thousand years ago, the Kama Sutra, a Sanskrit work on an idealized way of life was written, containing advice ranging from friendship and equality of women to decorating tips as well as…sex. To cast the Kama Sutra as merely a sex manual is to miss the point of the text–it is one of the world’s best-known but most misunderstood works. … More Living the Good Life! | Archaeology Now 2019-2020 Season Opening Lecture

DISCOVER: DNA and The Story of US | Archaeology Now Houston & Family Tree DNA

And now, we’ve found evidence of the first individual hybrid human.  In the same Siberian cave where Denisovans were first found, scientists recovered a bone fragment that came from the at least teen-aged daughter of a Neanderthal mother and a Denisovan father.  … More DISCOVER: DNA and The Story of US | Archaeology Now Houston & Family Tree DNA

SPOTLIGHT: Howard Pieper, Oak Park Cemetery and Our New Hands On History Program

This year, the Archaeological Institute of America Houston Archaeology launches a new program titled “Hands on History.”  This program allows you to become involved in helping to preserve the stories found at Houston cemeteries… … More SPOTLIGHT: Howard Pieper, Oak Park Cemetery and Our New Hands On History Program