Finding Malaria

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      Jamie Inwood is a PhD Candidate in Anthropology working in Archaeology at Yale University. She currently focuses on West Africa and utilizes micro analytic techniques to isolate biomarkers of disease in ancient human remains. Her research, with Dr David Soren of The University of Arizona,  in Teverina, Italy was recently profiled in the Yale …

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African Fossils

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Last weekend I was hanging around the labs at the Nairobi National Museum during their bi-annual science exhibt (where I’ve been for last two months and change, lending a hand on a palaeontological project around Lake Baringo). This was a particularly impressive event that was open to the public and completely free. Stalls highlighting …

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