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SCIENCE IN RADSTOCK TALK
At Radstock Working Men’s Club starting at 7.30pm
Modern archaeological investigations use evidence from historical records, ground radar, man-made artefacts and plant & animal deposits. Analysis can involve isotopes, DNA, tree-rings, pollen, plus skeletal & mollusc remains.
Dr Matt Law is an environmental archaeologist and lecturer at Bath Spa University. His teaching covers areas such as climate change, sustainability and prehistory. He will describe the role of selected scientific techniques in unravelling the story of the past.