Scientific study of the material remains of past human life and activities, including human artifacts from the very earliest stone tools to the man-made objects that are buried or thrown away in the present day. Archaeological investigations are a principal source of knowledge of prehistoric, ancient, and extinct cultures.

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Topic ID
333
Title
Archaeology
Date Added
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 11, 2022
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