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Here you can read about the latest news and events of NEXUS 1492. You can also find a list of NEXUS 1492 project and team appearances in local, national, or international media around the world.

You can click on the sections on the right and below for current news and events. We are currently working on additional the media content on this page. Please excuse us for the inconvenience. If you have any questions, please contact Tibisay Sankatsing Nava at t.r.sankatsing.nava[at]arch.leidenuniv.nl.

2017

25.01.2017

Interview met Dr. Hayley Mickleburgh op npo radio 1. Listen to the interview here

19.01.2017

Dr. Hayley Micklebrugh invited to speak on RTL Late Night about the Human Decomposition Facility in Texas. Watch part of the show here.

16.01.2017

Amerindian Archaeology at La Poterie. See the online published article here

2016

17.12.2016

Published in the Volkskrant on 17.12.2016. Find the article on Volkskrant.nl

13.12.2016

Interview met Dr. Hayley Micklebrugh. Published in the Leids Universitair Weekblad Mare. 

25.10.2016

Museo Arqueologico Nacional Aruba: Excavacion na Sta. Cruz ta revela rastro di 1730 – 1810. Find the article on 24ora.com

24.10.2016

Museo Arqueologico Nacional y ‘Nexus 1492’ lo ehecuta trabounan di investigacion cientifico na Santa Cruz. This article was published on 24ora and MasNoticia. Click here to read the article.

21.10.2016

Publicatie in 'de kennis van nu'. Lees het artikel hier

18.10.2016

Artikel over de conferentie op Bonaire die zich bezig hield met de gevolgen van kustafslag en klimaatverandering voor de Nederlandse eilanden in de Cariben. Lees hier meer. 

18.10.2016

Read about the innovative ways in which drones have been embraced in Caribbean archaeology here

18.10.2016

An article published on 19.10.2016 on ScienceDaily. Click the link to read more. 

14.10.2016

13.10.2016

A new article entitled 'Mapping Indigenous Settlement Topography in the Caribbean Using Drones' was recently published in Remote Sensing. Click here to read more, and follow the links to find the full article. 

09.10.2016

Between 9-12 October 2016 The National Gallery of the Cayman Island's hosted the 27th Annual Conference and Annual General Meeting of the Museums Association of the Caribbean. 

Read about some of the successes of the conference here.

12.10.2016

On 26 and 27 September 2016, the Faculty of Archaeology of Leiden University hosted the closing symposium of the HERA-CARIB project “Caribbean Connections: Cultural encounters in a New World setting”.

Read about the meeting here

12.10.2016

The Faculty of Archaeology proudly presents the research brochure Perspectives on the Past, featuring passionate, dedicated researchers introducing a dazzling scala of research topics: from present-day traditional knowledge in Africa to the power of glue in Palaeolithic Europe. In addition to these examples of the Faculty’s research projects, the importance of public outreach is also addressed. Read more here

22.09.2016

Volg deze link en lees meer over het werk van Dr. Hayley Mickleburgh bij de zogeheten bodyfarms in Texas. 

11.09.2016

Artikel gepubliceerd op Scientias over het werk van Leidse Archaeologe Dr. Hayley Micklebrugh bij de Texas bodyfarms. Lees hier meer. 

31.08.2016

Artikel gepubliceerd op de website van de NOS (31.08.2016) over het onderzoek van wetenschapper Kirsten Ziesemer naar pestbacteriën en de zwarte dood. Volg de link en lees verder. 

25.08.2016

Article published (25.08.2016) on MargaritaToday about archaeological work conducted by Dr. Andrzej Antczak and Dr. Maria Magdalena (Marlena) Antczak on Margarita Island. Read the article here

13.08.2016

Een artikel in de Volkskrant over het werk van Dr. Hayley Mickleburgh op de Texas 'bodyfarms'. 

06.08.2016

Article published by Dominican newspaper Diario Libre (16.08.2016) about the Nexus 1492 fieldwork at El Flaco. Read the article here

06.08.2016

Interview gepubliceerd in de negende editie van het tijdschrift Zin (06.08.2016).

17.05.2016

Astronomical observations in Chile, research into native heritage or the treatment of eye diseases in Brazil - Leiden is researching a large number and a wide variety of different topics in Latin America and the Caribbean. Researchers and representatives from 20 countries met on 11 May in Leiden to strengthen the collaboration. Read more here

16.05.2016

DNA en supercomputers: de moleculaire archeologie trekt alles uit de kast om ons meer te vertellen over het dieet en de gezondheid van mensen in een grijs verleden. Lees het artikel hier

14.04.2016

Find the article on 24ora.com.

14.03.2016

Article about the research conducted by Nexus 1492 at the site of El Flaco on the Dominican Republic. The article was published in Universia and can be found here

06.03.2016

Article about the research conducted by Nexus 1492 at the site of El Flaco on the Dominican Republic. The article was published in elCaribe and can be found here

03.03.2016

Article about the research conducted by Nexus 1492 at the site of El Flaco on the Dominican Republic. The article was published in EFE:Futuro and can be found here

03.03.2016

Article about the research conducted by Nexus 1492 at the site of El Flaco on the Dominican Republic. The article was published on UNI and can be found here

03.03.2016

Article about the research conducted by Nexus 1492 at the site of El Flaco on the Dominican Republic. The article was published on Noticias Terra and can be found here

03.03.2016

Article about the research conducted by Nexus 1492 at the site of El Flaco on the Dominican Republic. The article was published on El Nuevo Diario and can be found here.

03.03.2016

Article about the research conducted by Nexus 1492 at the site of El Flaco on the Dominican Republic. The article was published on Wradio and can be found here.

21.01.2016

Radio fragment waarin Dr. Hayley Micklebrugh vertelt over haar werk bij de bodyfarms in Texas. Volg de link om het fragment te beluisteren. 

16.01.2016

Een artikel in het AD over het werk van Dr. Hayley Mickleburgh bij de Texas bodyfarms. Lees het artikel hier

15.01.2016

Article published on NOW Grenada about the archaeological excavations conducted at La Poterie by Prof. Dr. Corinne Hofman. Read the article here

2015

24.12.2015

Radiofragment bij radio Dolfijn fm over de vondst van een bijzonder skelet op saba. Vindt het fragment hier

23.12.2015

Artikel over de vondst van een bijzonder skelet op saba, gepubliceerd in het Antiliaans Dagblad. Vindt het artikel hier

23.12.2016

Artikel over een bijzondere archeologische vondst op Saba, een skelet van een zwangere vrouw uit de 18e eeuw. Lees het artikel hier

13.1.2015

Publication in Scientific Reports reveals community compositions of ancient microbiomes biased by the age of sample. Find the full article here

29.10.2015

Why supermodels, soulful jazz and sublime beaches set St Kitts apart. Find the full article here

23.04.2015

Een artikel in gepubliceerd in het NRC over DNA onderzoek naar rijstmuizen in de Cariben. Lees het volledige artikel hier

2014

21.11.2014

25.10.2014

Prof. Dr. Corinne Hofman verschijnt in een interview met het Leidsch Dagblad. Lees het interview hier

23.10.2014

An article published on Listin Diario, about archaeological research conducted on the Dominican Republic by Prof. Dr. Corinne Hofman. Read the full article here

15.09.2014

Leiden - In het bijzijn van koning Willem Alexander ontving Prof. dr. C.L. (Corinne) Hofman vandaag de Spinozaprijs 2014. Volg deze link en bekijk waar haar onderzoek over gaat. 

06.09.2014

Article published in Cuba Arqueológica on the development of the Montecristi region in northwestern Dominican Republic as the countries Fifth Tourist Pole. Towards this end Prof. Dr. Corinne Hofman met with Miguel Bejarán, director of the General Directorate of Border Development. Read the article here

 

10.04.2014

From indigenous space to colonial setting. Archaeological investigations at El Chorro de Maita in Cuba wins prestigious prize. Read the full story here

23.03.2014

Article on the premiere of a film shown on March 13, at the launch of the National Trust’s week of activities on local heritage conservation and management. The events were aimed not only at addressing the urgent need for improved awareness of our archaeological heritage, but also at gaining insight from a group of international experts from the US and the Netherlands about how to ensure effective legislation and inter-agency partnership and co-operation for effective heritage management. Read the full article here

19.03.2014

The National Trust of Trinidad and Tobago has partnered with The University of Trinidad and Tobago to host a programme featuring some of the world’s leading international archaeology and heritage conservation experts from the USA and Europe. Read more on this event here

07.02.2014

Prof. Dr. Corinne Hofman gives a lecture at the 439th Dies Natalis of Leiden University. Read about the event here

2013

21.11.2013

Corinne Hofman, hoogleraar Archeologie van het Caribisch gebied aan de Universiteit Leiden, ontving op 21 november de KNAW Merianprijs voor vrouwen in de wetenschap. Hofman wil met haar onderzoek het verhaal over de kolonisatie van de Amerika’s aanvullen vanuit het perspectief van de oorspronkelijke Indiaanse bevolking.

Lees hierover meer door op de link te clicken. 

8.10.2013

In its zeal to educate us on everything there is to know about the indigenous people of the Dominican Republic, the Regional Museum of Archaeology in Altos de Chavón, invites you to travel back in time and enjoy a new exhibit: Unity and Diversity in the Amerindian Caribbean. Find more information on the exhibit here

09.03.2013

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