9th Experimental Archaeology Conference poster – Whittaker

Flights of Fancy: The Behavior of Atlatl Darts and the Relevance of Experiments John C. Whittaker In spite of thousands of years of successful use, ethnographic survival, a century of experimentation, and modern sporting use, the atlatl or spearthrower is widely misunderstood. Various kinds of evidence are claimed to show that atlatl darts travel over … Continue reading

5th Experimental Archaeology Conference Poster Abstract – Daniel Davies

From the 5th Experimental Archaeology Conference, Reading, 2011. The science of projectile points: an experimental investigation into the classification of dart and arrow points in prehistoric North America A PDF of this poster (copyright of the author) is available here. Danielle Davies Dept. of Archaeology, University of Exeter The classification of dart and arrow points … Continue reading