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Crowdfunding Archaeology: Ancient Roman DNA Project

Kristina Kilgrove, aka @BoneGirlPhD has an excellent project on RocketHub, looking for funds: This is the second archaeological project I’ve seen this year bypassing the traditional means for funding research (the first being the Maenander Project by Colleen Morgan, via Kickstarter; Colleen’s fundraising was successful, btw). It only makes sense. Archaeology is exciting.
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Digventures, Flag Fen, and Crowd-everything archaeology

Academics / Archaeology : Electric Archaeology (3 years ago)

On 29th February 2012, DigVentures, a social enterprise dedicated to funding sustainable archaeology projects, launched a 60 day funding round for Europe’s first ever crowdfunded and crowdsourced excavation, on the iconic Bronze Age... Read Post

Maryport Roman Settlement Excavation Yields New Finds

Academics / Archaeology : Archaeology in Europe (9 months ago)

T he Hadrian's Wall Trust's research and community archaeology project at the Maryport Roman settlement - directed by Oxford Archaeology North and funded by philanthropist Christian Levett - is revealing new evidence and raising mor... Read Post

Roman School Session

Academics / Archaeology : Wessex Archaeology News (2 hours ago)

This month, Wessex Archaeology North based in Sheffield, was invited to Rainbow Forge Primary School to help them out with their topic on the Romans. Armed with a box full of various Roman finds, including pottery, roof tile and pai... Read Post

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