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Finds Liaison Officer

Finds Liaison Officer

Danielle Wootton is the Finds Liaison Officer for the Portable Antiquities Scheme in Devon. Contact Danielle: Department of...

Practice Note: The Historic Environment and Development

Practice Note: The Historic Environment and Development

This Practice Note from Devon County Council is intended to help Planning Officers, developers, contractors and property owners to...

Beyond Angkor: How lasers revealed a lost city

Beyond Angkor: How lasers revealed a lost city

A beautifully illustrated Global Report by Ben Lawrie, documentary film-maker; based on the BBC documentary Jungle Atlantis. TimeTeign...

BBC Archaeology News

BBC Archaeology News

News, information and videos about archaeology research, finds and techniques from the UK and around the world from the BBC...

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NHM_London We’re a bit blue this #TaxonomyTuesday with the damselfly Matronoides cyaneipennis. Exploiting iridescence, it flashes blue from the dorsal side and green from the ventral side of its wings during courtship. Blue isn’t easy to produce in #RainbowNature www.nhm.ac.uk/discover... pic.twitter.com/ymiSt3...
About 19 hours ago.
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NHM_London This week’s #MineralMonday should more accurately be called ‘minerals monday’. Lapis lazuli comprises the deep blue of lazurite, commonly in association with the glitter of pyrite and the glistening of calcite. See examples in #HintzeHall www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/ga... pic.twitter.com/qlJK6g...
1 day ago.
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NHM_London Some animals produce their own light, meaning they are able to glow and glitter even in the darkest #Oceans . Find out more www.nhm.ac.uk/discover... pic.twitter.com/5xw9wA...
2 days ago.
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timeteign Joint invitation to visit the Natural History Museum is now closed. Byrony Coles has finalised the list of interested members.
02:34AM May 29
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timeteign Stover Canal archaeologist Phil Newman completed phase 1. Noted finds inc. barge used for transporting granite. Well done. #Timeteign
01:38PM May 17