Meaning from Surface Finds

Post by Nate Jereb, PSU Undergraduate and Archaeology Lab Intern I’ve been working on putting together procedures for cleaning and processing surface finds from Port Clarence. “Surface Finds” are artifacts that are found on the surface, as opposed to in the ground, where they should be. Because these artifacts are on the surface, we can’t […]

Sally Hansen for Science

Post by Katje Hopkins, PSU undergraduate and Lab Tech for the Climate Change and Archaeology Project I’m somewhat of a girly girl, and I have lots of experience painting my nails (nothing too extreme, just the occasional coat of pink or red). I have also had the opportunity to paint my younger brothers’ toenails, an ex-boyfriend’s, and […]