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  1. 2018
  2. Multi-proxy evidence highlights a complex evolutionary legacy of maize in South America

    Kistler, L., Maezumi, Y., Gregorio de Souza, J., Przelomska, N. A. S., Malaquias Costa, F., Smith, O., Loiselle, H., Ramos-Madrigal, J., Wales, N., Rivail Ribeiro, E., Morrison, R. R., Grimaldo, C., Prous, A. P., Arriaza, B., Gilbert, M. T. P., de Oliveira Freitas, F. & Allaby, R. G., 14 Dec 2018

    Article in Science

  3. The Baltic Crusades and ecological transformation: the zooarchaeology of conquest and cultural change in the Eastern Baltic in the second millennium AD

    Pluskowski, A., Makowiecki, D., Maltby, M., Rannamae, E., Lõugas, L., Maldre, L., Daugnora, L., Black, S., Müldner, G. & Seetah, K., 6 Dec 2018

    Article in Quaternary International

  4. Bronze Age population dynamics and the rise of dairy pastoralism on the eastern Eurasian steppe

    Jeong, C., Wilkin, S., Amgalantugs, T., Bouwman, A. S., Taylor, W. T. T., Hagan, R. W., Bromage, S., Tsolmon, S., Trachsel, C., Grossmann, J., Littleton, J., Makarewicz, C. A., Krigbaum, J., Burri, M., Scott, A., Davaasambuu, G., Wright, J., Irmer, F., Myagmar, E., Boivin, N. & 6 others, Robbeets, M., Rühli, F. J., Krause, J., Frohlich, B., Hendy, J. & Warinner, C., 27 Nov 2018

    Article in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

  5. How fishy was the inland Mesolithic? New data from Friesack, Brandenburg, Germany

    Meadows, J., Robson, H. K., Groß, D., Hegge, C., Lübke, H., Schmölcke, U., Terberger, T. & Gramsch, B., 5 Nov 2018

    Article in Radiocarbon

  6. Who were the miners of Allumiere? A multidisciplinary approach to reconstruct the osteobiography of an Italian worker community

    Baldoni, M., Scorrano, G., Gismondi, A., D'Agostino, A., Alexander, M. M., Gaspari, L., Vallelonga, F., Canini, A., Rickards, O. & Martínez-Labarga, C., 11 Oct 2018

    Article in PLOS one

  7. Ancient proteins from ceramic vessels at Çatalhöyük West reveal the hidden cuisine of early farmers

    Hendy, J. R., Colonese, A. C., Franz, I., Fernandes, R., Fischer, R., Orton, D. C., Lucquin, A. J. A., Spindler, L., Anvari, J., Stroud, E., Biehl, P., Speller, C. F., Boivin, N., Mackie, M., Rakownikow Jersie-Christensen, R., Olsen, J. V., Collins, M. J., Craig, O. E. & Rosenstock, E., 3 Oct 2018

    Article in Nature Communications

  8. The Corded Ware culture in the Eastern Baltic: New evidence on chronology, diet, beaker, bone and flint tool function

    Piličiauskas, G., Osipowicz, G., Asheichyk, V., Skipitytė, R., Varul, L., Kozakaitė, J., Kryvaltsevich, M., Vaitovich, A., Lakiza, V., Šapolaitė, J., Ežerinskis, Ž., Pamazanau, M., Lucquin, A. J. A., Craig, O. E. & Robson, H. K., Oct 2018

    Article in Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports

  9. Middle Holocene plant cultivation on the Atlantic Forest coast of Brazil?

    Pezo-Lanfranco, L., Eggers, S., Petronilho, C., Toso, A. M., da Rocha Bandeira, D., Von Tersch, M., M. P. dos Santos, A., Ramos da Costa, B., Meyer, R. & Colonese, A. C., 29 Aug 2018

    Article in Royal Society Open Science

  10. Description of complex viewing geometries of fusion tomography diagnostics by ray-tracing

    Carr, M., Meakins, A., Bernert, M., David, P., Giroud, C., Harrison, J., Henderson, S., Lipschultz, B., Reimold, F., EUROfusion MST1 Team & ASDEX Upgrade Team, 16 Aug 2018

    Review article in Review of Scientific Instruments

  11. Cherenkov radiation-based optical fibre diagnostics of fast electrons generated in intense laser-plasma interactions

    Liu, H., Liao, G. Q., Zhang, Y. H., Zhu, B. J., Zhang, Z., Li, Y. T., Scott, G. G., Rusby, D. R., Armstrong, C., Zemaityte, E., Carroll, D. C., Astbury, S., Bradford, P., Woolsey, N. C., McKenna, P. & Neely, D., 8 Aug 2018

    Article in Review of Scientific Instruments

  12. Lives before and after Stonehenge: An osteobiographical study of four prehistoric burials recently excavated from the Stonehenge World Heritage Site

    Mays, S., Roberts, D., Marshall, P., Pike, A., van Heekeren, V., Bronk Ramsey, C., Dunbar, E., Reimer, P., Linscott, B., Radini, A., Lowe, A. D., Dowle, A. A., Speller, C. F., Vallender, J. & Bedford, J., Aug 2018

    Article in Journal of Archaeological Science Reports

  13. Proteomic evidence of dietary sources in ancient dental calculus

    Hendy, J., Warinner, C., Bouwman, A., Collins, M. J., Fiddyment, S., Fischer, R., Hagan, R., Hofman, C. A., Holst, M., Chaves, E., Klaus, L., Larson, G., Mackie, M., McGrath, K., Mundorff, A. Z., Radini, A., Rao, H., Trachsel, C., Velsko, I. M. & Speller, C. F., 18 Jul 2018

    Article in Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

  14. The impact of environmental change on the use of early pottery by East Asian hunter-gatherers

    Lucquin, A. J. A., Robson, H. K., Eley, Y., Shoda, S., Veltcheva, D., Gibbs, K., Heron, C. P., Isaksson, S., Nishida, Y., Taniguchi, Y., Nakajima, S., Kobayashi, K., Jordan, P. D., Kaner, S. & Craig, O. E., 17 Jul 2018

    Article in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America

  15. Forgotten Mediterranean calving grounds of gray and North Atlantic right whales: evidence from Roman archaeological records

    Rodrigues, A., Charpentier, A., Bernal-Casasola, D., Gardiesen, A., Nores, C., Pis Millán, J. A., McGrath, K. & Speller, C. F., 11 Jul 2018

    Article in Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

  16. Ancient goat genomes reveal mosaic domestication in the Fertile Crescent

    Daly, K., Maisano Delser, P., Mullin, V., Scheu, A., Mattiangeli, V., Teasdale, M. D., Hare, A., Burger, J., Pereira Verdugo, M., Collins, M. J., Kehati, R., Erek, C. M., Bar-Oz, G., Pompanon, F., Cumer, T., Çakirlar, C., Mohaseb, A. F., Decruyenaere, D., Davoudi, H., Çevik, Ö. & 20 others, Rollefson, G., Vigne, J-D., Roya, K., Fathi, H., Beizaee Doost, S., Rahimi Sorkhani, R., Vahdati, A. A., Sauer, E. W., Azizi Kharanaghi, H., Maziar, S., Gasparian, B., Pinhasi, R., Martin, L., Orton, D. C., Arbuckle, B. S., Benecke, N., Manica, A., Kolska Horwitz, L., Mashkour, M. & Bradley, D., 6 Jul 2018

    Article in Science

  17. The evolutionary history of dogs in the Americas

    Ní Leathlobhair, M., Perri, A. R., Irving-Pease, E. K., Witt, K. E., Linderholm, A., Haile, J., Lebrasseur, O., Ameen, C., Blick, J., Boyko, A. R., Brace, S., Cortes, Y. N., Crockford, S. J., Devault, A., Dimopoulos, E. A., Eldridge, M., Enk, J., Gopalakrishnan, S., Gori, K., Grimes, V. & 30 others, Guiry, E., Hansen, A. J., Hulme-Beaman, A., Johnson, J., Kitchen, A., Kasparov, A. K., Kwon, Y. M., Nikolskiy, P. A., Lope, C. P., Manin, A. O., Martin, T., Meyer, M., Myers, K. N., Omura, M., Rouillard, J. M., Pavlova, E. Y., Sciulli, P., Sinding, M. S., Strakova, A., Ivanova, V. V., Widga, C., Willerslev, E., Pitulko, V. V., Barnes, I., Gilbert, MTP., Dobney, K. M., Malhi, R. S., Murchison, E. P., Larson, G. & Frantz, L., 6 Jul 2018

    Article in Science

  18. A tale of two tells: dating the Çatalhöyük West Mound

    Orton, D. C., Anvari, J., Gibson, C., Last, J., Bogaard, A., Rosenstock, E. & Biehl, P., 27 Jun 2018

    Article in Antiquity

  19. Late Pleistocene-Holocene coastal adaptation in central Mediterranean: Snapshots from Grotta d’Oriente (NW Sicily)

    Colonese, A. C., Landini, W., Lo Vetro, D., Di Giuseppe, Z., Hausmann, N., Demarchi, B., Melanie, L., A, I., Whitwood, A. C. & Martini, F., 19 Jun 2018

    Article in Quaternary International

  20. Dental calculus and isotopes provide direct evidence of fish and plant consumption in Mesolithic Mediterranean

    Cristiani, E., Radini, A., Borić, D., Robson, H. K., Caricola, I., Carra, M., Mutri, G., Oxilia, G., Zupancich, A., Šlaus, M. & Vujević, D., 25 May 2018

    Article in Scientific Reports

  21. Archaeometric study of mortars from the Pisa’s Cathedral Square (Italy)

    Lezzerini, M., Raneri, S., Pagnotta, S., Columbu, S. & Gallello, G., 22 May 2018

    Article in Measurement

  22. Recent Asian origin of chytrid fungi causing global amphibian declines

    O’Hanlon, S. J., Rieux, A., Farrer, R. A., Rosa, G. M., Waldman, B., Bataille, A., Kosch, T. A., Murray, K. A., Brankovics, B., Fumagalli, M., Martin, M. D., Wales, N., Alvarado-Rybak, M., Bates, K. A., Berger, L., Böll, S., Brookes, L., Clare, F., Courtois, E. A., Cunningham, A. A. & 38 others, Doherty-Bone, T. M., Ghosh, P., Gower, D. J., Hintz, W. E., Höglund, J., Jenkinson, T. S., Lin, C. F., Laurila, A., Loyau, A., Martel, A., Meurling, S., Miaud, C., Minting, P., Pasmans, F., Schmeller, D. S., Schmidt, B. R., Shelton, J. M. G., Skerratt, L. F., Smith, F., Soto-Azat, C., Spagnoletti, M., Tessa, G., Toledo, L. F., Valenzuela-Sánchez, A., Verster, R., Vörös, J., Webb, R. J., Wierzbicki, C., Wombwell, E., Zamudio, K. R., Aanensen, D. M., James, T. Y., Thomas, M., Weldon, C., Bosch, J., Balloux, F., Garner, T. W. J. & Fisher, M. C., 11 May 2018

    Article in Science

  23. Mechanical adaptation of trabecular bone morphology in the mammalian mandible

    Watson, P., Fitton, L. C., Meloro, C., Fagan, M. & Groening, F., 8 May 2018

    Article in Scientific Reports

  24. Fast quantitative elemental mapping of highly inhomogeneous materials by micro-Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy

    Pagnotta, S., Lezzerini, M., Campanella, B., Gallello, G., Grifoni, E., Legnaioli, S., Lorenzetti, G., Poggialini, F., Raneri, S., Safi, A. & Palleschi, V., 4 May 2018

    Article in Spectrochimica Acta Part B: Atomic Spectroscopy

  25. Chronological classification of ancient mortars employing spectroscopy and spectrometry techniques: Sagunto (Valencia, Spain) case

    Ramacciotti, M., Rubio, S., Gallello, G., Lezzerini, M., Columbu, S., Hernandez, E., Morales Rubio, A., Pastor, A. & De la Guardia, M., 22 Apr 2018, (Accepted/In press)

    Article in Journal of Spectroscopy

  26. Poisoning histories in the Italian renaissance: The case of Pico Della Mirandola and Angelo Poliziano

    Gallello, G., Cilli, E., Bartoli, F., Andretta, M., Calcagnile, L., Pastor, A., Guardia, M. D. L., Serventi, P., Marino, A., Benazzi, S. & Gruppioni, G., 28 Mar 2018

    Article in Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine

  27. The resilience of postglacial hunter-gatherers to abrupt climate change

    Blockley, S., Candy, I., Matthews, I., Langdon, P., Langdon, C., Palmer, A., Lincoln, P., Abrook, A., Taylor, B., Conneller, C., Bayliss, A., MacLeod, A., Deeprose, L., Darvill, C., Kearney, R., Beavan, N., Staff, R., Bamforth, M. G., Taylor, M. & Milner, N., 26 Mar 2018

    Article in Nature Ecology and Evolution

  28. Efficient and Reliable DNA-Based Sex Identification Method for Archaeological Pacific Salmon (Oncorhynchus spp.) Remains

    Royle, T., Sakharani, D., Speller, C. F., Butler, V., Devlin, R., Cannon, A. & Yang, D., 14 Mar 2018

    Article in PLoS ONE

  29. The Beaker phenomenon and the genomic transformation of northwest Europe

    Olalde, I., Brace, S., Allentoft, M. E., Armit, I., Kristiansen, K., Booth, T., Rohland, N., Mallick, S., Szécsényi-Nagy, A., Mittnik, A., Altena, E., Lipson, M., Lazaridis, I., Harper, T. K., Patterson, N., Broomandkhoshbacht, N., Diekmann, Y., Faltyskova, Z., Fernandes, D., Ferry, M. & 123 others, Harney, E., de Knijff, P., Michel, M., Oppenheimer, J., Stewardson, K., Barclay, A., Alt, K. W., Liesau, C., Blasco, C., Miguel, J. V., García, R. M., Fernández, A. A., Bánffy, E., Bernabò-Brea, M., Billoin, D., Bonsall, C., Bonsall, L., Allen, T., Büster, L., Carver, S., Navarro, L. C., Cook, G. T., Cunliffe, B., Denaire, A., Dinwiddy, K. E., Dodwell, N., Ernée, M., Evans, C., Kuchařík, M., Farré, J. F., Fowler, C., Gazenbeek, M., Pena, R. G., Haber-Uriarte, M., Haduch, E., Hey, G., Jowett, N., Knowles, T., Massy, K., Pfrengle, S., Lefranc, P., Lemercier, O., Lefebvre, A., Martínez, C. H., Olmo, V. G., Ramírez, A. B., Maurandi, J. L., Majó, T., McKinley, J. I., McSweeney, K., Mende, B. G., Mod, A., Kulcsár, G., Kiss, V., Czene, A., Patay, R., Endrődi, A., Köhler, K., Hajdu, T., Szeniczey, T., Dani, J., Bernert, Z., Hoole, M., Cheronet, O., Keating, D., Velemínský, P., Dobeš, M., Candilio, F., Craig, O. E., Brown, F., Fernández, R. F., Herrero-Corral, A-M., Tusa, S., Carnieri, E., Lentini, L., Valenti, A., Zanini, A., Waddington, C., Delibes, G., Guerra-Doce, E., Neil, B., Brittain, M., Luke, M., Mortimer, R., Desideri, J., Besse, M., Brücken, G., Furmanek, M., Hałuszko, A., Mackiewicz, M., Rapiński, A., Leach, S., Soriano, I., Lillios, K. T., Cardoso, J. L., Pearson, M. P., Włodarczak, P., Price, T. D., Prieto, P., Rey, P. J., Risch, R., Rojo Guerra, M. A., Schmitt, A., Serralongue, J., Silva, A. M., Smrčka, V., Vergnaud, L., Zilhão, J., Caramelli, D., Higham, T., Thomas, M. G., Kennett, D. J., Fokkens, H., Heyd, V., Sheridan, A., Sjögren, K-G., Stockhammer, P. W., Krause, J., Pinhasi, R., Haak, W., Barnes, I., Lalueza-Fox, C. & Reich, D., 8 Mar 2018

    Article in Nature

  30. Scales of analysis: evidence of fish and fish processing at Star Carr

    Robson, H. K., Little, A. P., Jones, A. K. G., Brockley, S., Candy, I., Matthews, I., Palmer, A., Schreve, D. C., Tong, E., Pomstra, D., Fletcher, L., Hausmann, N. B. M. J., Taylor, B., Conneller, C. & Milner, N., 6 Mar 2018

    Article in Journal of Archaeological Science Reports

  31. Drivers and trajectories of land cover change in East Africa: Human and environmental interactions from 6000 years ago to present

    Marchant, R., Richer, S., Boles, O., Capitani, C., Courtney-Mustaphi, C. J., Lane, P. J., Prendergast, M. E., Stump, D., De Cort, G., Kaplan, J. O., Phelps, L., Kay, A., Olago, D., Petek, N., Platts, P. J., Punwong, P., Widgren, M., Wynne-Jones, S., Ferro Vazquez, M. D. L. C., Benard, J. N. & 29 others, Boivin, N., Crowther, A., Cuni Sanchez, A., Deere, N. J., Ekblom, A., Farmer, J., Finch, J., Kabora, T., Kariuki, R., Kinyanjui, R., Kyazike, E., Lang, C., Lejju, J., Morrison, K. D., Muiruri, V., Mumbi, C. T., Muthoni, R., Muzuka, A., Ndiema, E., Nzabandora, C. K., Onjala, I., Pas Schrijver, A., Rucina, S., Shoemaker, A., Thornton-Barnett, S., van der Plas, G., Watson, E. E., Williamson, D. & Wright, D., 1 Mar 2018

    Article in Earth Science Reviews

  32. Genomic evidence of widespread admixture from polar bears into brown bears during the last ice age

    Cahill, J. A., Heintzman, P. D., Harris, K., Teasdale, M. D., Kapp, J., Soares, A. E. R., Stirling, I., Bradley, D., Edwards, C. J., Graim, K., Kisleika, A. A., Malev, A. V., Monaghan, N., Green, R. E. & Shapiro, B., 20 Feb 2018

    Article in Molecular Biology and Evolution

  33. Study of isomeric states in 198,200,202,206 Pb and 206 Hg populated in fragmentation reactions

    Agata Collaboration, T., Lalović, N., Rudolph, D., Podolyák, Z., Sarmiento, L. G., Simpson, E. C., Alexander, T., Cortés, M. L., Gerl, J., Golubev, P., Ameil, F., Arici, T., Bauer, C., Bazzacco, D., Bentley, M. A., Boutachkov, P., Bowry, M., Fahlander, C., Gadea, A., Gellanki, J. & 59 others, Givechev, A., Goel, N., Górska, M., Gottardo, A., Gregor, E., Guastalla, G., Habermann, T., Hackstein, M., Jungclaus, A., Kojouharov, I., Kumar, R., Kurz, N., Lettmann, M., Lizarazo, C., Louchart, C., Merchán, E., Michelagnoli, C., Moeller, T., Moschner, K., Patel, Z., Pietralla, N., Pietri, S., Ralet, D., Reese, M., Regan, P. H., Reiter, P., Schaffner, H., Singh, P., Stahl, C., Stegmann, R., Stezowski, O., Taprogge, J., Thöle, P., Wendt, A., Wieland, O., Wilson, E., Wood, R., Wollersheim, H. J., Birkenbach, B., Bruyneel, B., Burrows, I., Clément, E., Désesquelles, P., Domingo-Pardo, C., Eberth, J., González, V., Hess, H., Jolie, J., Judson, D. S., Menegazzo, R., Mengoni, D., Napoli, D. R., Pullia, A., Quintana, B., Rainovski, G., Salsac, M. D., Sanchis, E., Simpson, J. & Dóbon, J. J. V., 12 Feb 2018

    Article in Journal of Physics G: Nuclear and Particle Physics

  34. Diagenesis of archaeological bone and tooth

    Kendall, C., Eriksen, A. M. H., Kontopoulos, I., Collins, M. J. & Turner-Walker, G., 1 Feb 2018

    Review article in Palaeogeography palaeoclimatology palaeoecology

  35. Ancient DNA reveals the timing and persistence of organellar genetic bottlenecks over 3,000 years of sunflower domestication and improvement

    Wales, N., Akman, M., Watson, R. H. B., Sánchez Barreiro, F., Smith, B. D., Gremillion, K. J., Gilbert, M. T. P. & Blackman, B. K., 9 Jan 2018

    Article in Evolutionary applications

  36. Sicily in Transition: Interim report of investigations at Castronovo di Sicilia 2016

    Carver, M. O. H., Molinari, A., Aniceti, V., Colangeli, F., Giannini, N., Giovannini, F., Hummler, M., Mangiaracina, C., Meo, A. & Orecchioni, P., 2018

    Article in Fasti On Line Documents & Research