Articles on Art and Cultural Repatriation, Including: Quedlinburg, Stone of Scone, Kennewick Man, Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation A

Articles on Art and Cultural Repatriation, Including: Quedlinburg, Stone of Scone, Kennewick Man, Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation A

This computer-generated image reconstructs the face of the Kennewick Man, a 9,500-year-old skeleton found in Washington State, US, in 1996. Scientists made a 3D image of the skull before adding features based around the bone structure, as well as those common in the Ainu people – of whom the man was thought to be an ancestor.

This computer-generated image reconstructs the face of the Kennewick Man, a 9,500-year-old skeleton found in Washington State, US, in 1996. Scientists made a 3D image of the skull before adding features based around the bone structure, as well as those common in the Ainu people – of whom the man was thought to be an ancestor.

The 1996 discovery of an ancient skeleton near Washington state’s Columbia River sparked 20 years of legal battles between scientists and Native Americans: Scientists hoped to research the 9000-year-old human remains, while a coalition of tribes wanted to rebury “Kennewick Man,” who they considered an ancestor. Now, those battles are finally being laid to rest, Discover magazine reports.

The 1996 discovery of an ancient skeleton near Washington state’s Columbia River sparked 20 years of legal battles between scientists and Native Americans: Scientists hoped to research the 9000-year-old human remains, while a coalition of tribes wanted to rebury “Kennewick Man,” who they considered an ancestor. Now, those battles are finally being laid to rest, Discover magazine reports.

EgyptSearch Forums: The ancestry and affiliations of Kennewick Man

EgyptSearch Forums: The ancestry and affiliations of Kennewick Man

Last week was glorious for ancient DNA enthusiasts – here are some quick blurbs on findings from genomic analyses of the Kennewick man, and the Oase I individual. The ancestry and affiliations of K…

Last week was glorious for ancient DNA enthusiasts – here are some quick blurbs on findings from genomic analyses of the Kennewick man, and the Oase I individual. The ancestry and affiliations of K…

This clay facial reconstruction of Kennewick Man, who died about 8,500 years ago in what's now southeast Washington, was based on forensic scientists' study of the morphological features of his skull.

This clay facial reconstruction of Kennewick Man, who died about 8,500 years ago in what's now southeast Washington, was based on forensic scientists' study of the morphological features of his skull.

The projecting face and nasal architecture (skull cast) are seen among Polynesians. (Grant Delin)

The projecting face and nasal architecture (skull cast) are seen among Polynesians. (Grant Delin)

Dr. Chip Colwell talks about his work balancing human bones and human rights, plus his thoughts on anthropology outreach and the Kennewick Man controversy.

Dr. Chip Colwell talks about his work balancing human bones and human rights, plus his thoughts on anthropology outreach and the Kennewick Man controversy.

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