The BBC reports that 6000-year old clothing, bows and arrows have been found under melting snow in Norway. Earlierreports with different photos. Meanwhile, Archaeology has a longer article about "the race to to find, and save, ancient artifacts emerging from glaciers and ice patches in a warming world". And glacial archaeology is becoming so much of a thing that it's getting its own scholarly journal.
posted by Athanassiel
on Aug 29, 2013 -