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The Pecos pictographs: River rock art shows why Texas is an archaeological oasis
February 24, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Quick: What do Texas and France have in common? Actually, I should rephrase that: Who do Texas and France have in common? The answer? Dr. Jean Clottes, a leading French prehistorian. It makes sense that a Frenchmen would love his country, but what is Dr. Clottes looking for in Texas? It turns out the answer […]

Rock star David Lee explains “dreamtime” rock art in a Distinguished Lecture Jan. 22
January 16, 2013 · Be The First To Comment

Editor’s note: The following post was written by David Lee, a rock expert specializing in the rock art sites of northern Australia. His Distinguished Lecture, co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America Society – Houston, examines how the ceremonial traditions of indigenous groups in northern Australia are linked to lessons learned during the “dreamtime,” when […]



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