In an unassuming cemetery in Estremoz, southern Portugal, archaeologists found over 100 burials dating to the 13th to 15th centuries AD. One middle-aged man, however, had a hole in his head and clear evidence of disease in his left foot.
Nos passados dias 20 a 23 de novembro teve lugar, em Lisboa, o 19º Congresso Português de Obesidade, organizado pela Sociedade Portuguesa para o estudo da obesidade. O CIAS esteve representado por 5 dos seus investigadores que apresentaram resultados das
Researchers from Portugal are using a neutron beam to study the molecular changes that occur when bones burn. The experiments, under way at the Isis facility in Oxfordshire, are aimed at solving a problem for archaeologists and forensic scientists. When