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4 years 5 months ago
RT : "Why American Eggs Would Be Illegal In A British Supermarket, And Vice Versa" -http://t.co/HCCoskv17h
4 years 5 months ago
RT : really looking forward to this project and working with you all.
4 years 5 months ago
Great news - we're collaborating with - looking forward to working with them and advancing knowledge about the Roman world
4 years 5 months ago
RT : Henny questions? Tune into Jeremy Vine at 1.00-1.30 on BBC radio 2 to hear the Hensioners hentertaining the nation. http://…
4 years 5 months ago
And PhD student Elena Lazutkaire reports on the BSAS conference http://t.co/hSUVmRm54S
4 years 5 months ago
First, our PhD student Alison Foster reports on the conference http://t.co/uiTq9ekmKW
4 years 5 months ago
For International Respect for Chickens Day, check out our news page http://t.co/U94qdtOLly for two reports from our team members
4 years 5 months ago
RT : Interesting chain of animal interactions: deer burial=maggots=hen=inquisitive kitten! http://t.…
4 years 5 months ago
RT : May is Respect for Month! Visit http://t.co/kylyqoOXfS to read about beautiful chickens, including Effie!
4 years 5 months ago
RT : Spare five minutes? Watch one of our fascinating film series. Cutting edge ideas h…
4 years 5 months ago
significance likely varies with culture. For Romans, chickens helped souls on journey to afterlife. Not just 'food offering'.
4 years 5 months ago
Access to Flixborough assemblage granted - we're taking boxes of chickens away with us. Great case-study and comparison with
4 years 5 months ago
Theory that human-chicken burials are gendered looks good. So far women are buried with hens: medullary bone = hen http://t.co/SdjUvvu53i
4 years 5 months ago
Flixborough chickens are interesting though. Roughly same date as but varied shape/size/age & no path http://t.co/cnyKOyIH0T
4 years 5 months ago
But the real reason we are in the Scunthorpe store is to examine the human-chicken burials from castledyke http://t.co/1DuZTUcZ23
4 years 5 months ago
Flixborough! Flixborough is at the store - lots of chickens in this assemblage. http://t.co/oI6ntSkY7H
4 years 5 months ago
Lincolnshire today to sample Early Anglo-Saxon human-chicken co-burials. Were the chickens pets or food? Isotope analysis will reveal all!
4 years 5 months ago
Yes, recognisable as chickens but very small - closer in size to Jungle Fowl. Genetics will reveal feather colour
4 years 5 months ago
thanks for productive trip! We're looking forward to results and to Silchester collaboration with Prof Fulford.
4 years 5 months ago
RT : Dr Julia Best/Dr Tyr Fothergill w/ chicken bones from as part of exciting collaboration! http…

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