Archaeology of Vampires

A new article from Bulgaria argues that archaeologists have ‘stumbled’ upon new evidence of vampires. The evidence for this is that there was a burial of a man with an iron stake through his chest and trauma indicative of stab wounds to the heart. Since the burial dates to the 15th century, they argue that …

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Happy 2nd Birthday BDL!

It’s officially been two years since I first started ‘Bones Don’t Lie’ as a way to share bioarchaeology and mortuary archaeology news with the world! Over this last year I’ve had a number of changes to the blog and some major events. Earlier this year I completely redesigned the website from its original brown tone …

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