Aug. 22, 2019Pools of old carbon in the soil of boreal forests historically safe from combustion are being released by more frequent and larger wildfires, a team led by … Read more about Larger, more frequent fires in boreal forest threaten previously protected carbon stores, NAU-led research team reports in Nature
crime scene investigation
Unlike the scripted crime scene investigation shows that unfold nightly on TV, there is nothing fictitious about the real-life work of Northern Arizona University’s resident forensic archaeologist, Sharon Moses.
The assistant professor of anthropology knows a thing or two about digging up bones and is sharing her expertise with students and local Flagstaff law enforcement.
“Starting in the fall, the Department of Anthropology is offering several courses for students interested in learning about forensic archaeology,” Moses said. “Our introductory course—ANT 255, called Murder, Mayhem and Madness—gives… Read more