Anthropology / Everything Human

Digging up the Dead

Death

  • Field Notes

    mortuary archaeology - The Slavia Field School in Mortuary Archaeology in Drawsko, Poland, unearthed a 400-year-old cemetery.

    Digging up the Dead

    An archaeological field school experience shines a light on the grave concerns people have about the treatment of human remains.

  • Podcast

    why do we bury the dead

    How to Care for the Dead

    How long have we been burying the dead? And why is it so haunting when we can’t set those who have passed to rest?