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It's official! The "Berthouville Treasure" is coming to this fall.

isaw.nyu.edu/exhibitions/berth

This collection of material constitutes "the largest and best-preserved hoard of from the world."






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TFW you're trying to take a fussy screen capture and some other application throws a modal dialog into focus because that notification *must* be more important than whatever you're doing.

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What are your preferred alternatives to Google Drive's shared documents for writing/editing? Preferring ones which don't require accoutn/login!

Please Boost!?

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Evidence and processes of interest in papers presented in this question include: land-use history in , processional movement at , construction in ancient settlements of the , economic networks, archaic (!) alphabets in , and Laetanian Roman wine economies.

Today in I'm hearing some good papers in session 11.6 of the 19th International Congress of Classical Archaeology, currently underway in Copenhagen and Bonn. The theme of the session is "Computational approaches to Classical Archaeology." Methods presented include: remote sensing, agent-based modeling, complex systems theory, and Bayesian analysis.

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I have set up a small Mastodon instance for radio amateurs, radio clubs/organisations, DXers, SWLs and anyone else interested in any aspect of radio communications, technology or even radio listening.

The address is radiosocial.org/ - feel free to join in or let me know if you have any questions!

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@electricarchaeo what photogrammetry libraries do people use these days? The old PMVS is still good?

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@sebhth @ekansa instead of academia.edu, how about humanities commons? hcommons.org

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i don't suppose anyone has an example of a jupyter notebook set up to do photogrammetry from a folder of images?

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an experiment - a blank research compendium for your reproducible research needs, via jupyter + binder github.com/o-date/blank-resear (using the excellent @benmarwick RRTools package) . Hit launch, then rstudio, edit rmd files accordingly; git to push your work back to your repo.

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This initiative, granting a million $ to the Internet Archive to #digitize university press publications sounds great! But, I'd be curious to know more about what the phrase "controlled digital lending" constitutes in the post—unfortunate if it means the digitized titles will be broken with #DRM. blog.archive.org/2018/05/21/in

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capitalism globalism American brand rant Show more

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I just want to note that there are people speaking a foreign language in the coffee shop I'm in and that I am not berating them. Not so hard really.

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Is there a standard format for HTML partials with meta information? e.g. blog post body + meta info (title, etc.)

In news, I finally was able this morning to get the Hotel King to myself. He graciously interrupted his nap to permit formalities and a head scratch. I have started my day full of luck and promise.