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Archaeology Behind the Scenes: Getting ready for excavation in Karnataka, India

By: Sarah Linn and Chris LaMack

By: Moriah McKenna, Chris LaMack, Kathleen Morrison Tea. With milk? With sugar? Probably both. When people imagine archaeological fieldwork, they likely think of shovels and trowels in the soil. But a crucial part of it – a foundational part – consists of copious amounts of tea. Often, cups of tea are brought in on a […]

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