A look into the scientific research behind the gallery

DNA Analysis

Ancient DNA – Movement and Physical Characteristics of Early People

 

Dr Selina Brace, The Natural History Museum

Isotope Analysis

Strontium and Oxygen Stable Isotope Analysis

 

Prof. Janet Montgomery, Durham University

Dental Plaque Analysis

Dental Plaque Analysis

 

Dr Camilla Speller, University of York

Osteoarchaeology

Osteoarchaeology, the Study of Ancient Bones

 

Dr Paola Ponce, University of York

Radiocarbon Dating

Carbon 14 Dating

 

Prof. Gordon Cook, Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre

Stable Isotope Analysis

Carbon and Nitrogen Stable Isotope Analysis

 

Dr Michelle Alexander, University of York

DNA Archaeology

Ancient DNA – Changes and Movements of Early People

 

Dr Tom Booth, The Natural History Museum

Experimental Archaeology

Experimental Archaeology

 

James Dilley, www.ancientcraft.co.uk

Biosphere Programme

Brighton Biosphere, The Living Coast

 

Rich Howorth, Biosphere Programme Manager