Congratulations to UNM professor, Lawrence Guy Straus

Departmental News

Posted:  Mar 18, 2015 - 01:00pm

The New Scientist (London), one of the world's leading magazines of popular science, published a lead article by Penny Sarget on the study of the 19,000 year-old Magdalenian burial of a woman ('The Red Lady') uncovered by UNM Prof. Lawrence Straus and his colleague, Univ. of Cantabria Prof. Manuel Gonzalez-Morales, in the Spanish cave of El Miron. The burial is the subject of a multidisciplinary, 12-article special issue of the Journal of Archaeological Science, guest-edited by Stra us and colleagues, that is currently in the process of being published by Elsevier.

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