Vol. 10 No. 2
THE WONDERS OF THE OHIO MOUNDBUILDERS
Our summer travel article takes you on a tour of central and southern Ohio to see amazing prehistoric earthworks.
BY KRISTIN OHLSON
WHERE THE TRAIL OF TEARS BEGAN
In the 1830s the Cherokee were forced to leave their homelands and travel on the Trail of Tears. An archaeologist is documenting the trailís origins in southwest North Carolina.
BY MIKE TONER
A CONTROVERSY ON THE GREAT PLAINS
Is the Hudson-Meng Bone Bed site one of the most important archaeological discoveries in the world?
BY MONI HOURT
ARCHAEOLOGICAL CRIME FIGHTERS
Want to solve a crime? Forget TVís CSI. Hire a forensic archaeologist.
BY ELAINE ROBBINS
EXAMINING THE ABANDONMENT OF THE FOUR CORNERS
Why did the Anasazi leave their homelands in the late 13th century?
BY JULIAN SMITH