Intuitions about Ownership Among Achuar Communities and the Misalignment of Intellectual Property Law

The ownership of knowledge is one of the most contested topics of our times, but little is known about how...

Y-DNA A00 and the Peoples of Cameroon: In Search of the Homeland

This was the first phase of our fundraising campaign to support our fieldwork in Cameroon. We were very...

Did our ancestors use wooden spears as hand-thrown hunting weapons?

This interdisciplinary project looks at how the earliest weapons were used. Plain wooden spears have been...

People of the Swamp: LiDAR and "Invisible" Structures at El Pilar

Aerial LiDAR surveys have been popular tools for mapping ancient Maya settlements through the dense rainforest...

UAV Infrared Mapping of Archaeological Sites in Greece

If an archaeologist could have one super power- it would be X-RAY vision. Archaeologists are always looking...

Can experimental stone tool-making help us understand how our ancestors shaped their world?

Humans are the only known species that shape tools from stone. I study the evolution of stone tool-making...

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