Dating of archaeological sites
Archaeology can be considered both a social science and a branch of the humanities.while in Europe archaeology is often viewed as either a discipline in its own right or a sub-field of other disciplines.More flakes were knocked off from both sides of a stone and there is evidence that the maker had a preconceived notion of the tool's final form.
Aerial Reconnaissance - The technique of searching for sites and features, both cultural and natural, from the air, often using aerial photography or the human eye.
Archaeologists study human prehistory and history, from the development of the first stone tools at Lomekwi in East Africa 3.3 million years ago up until recent decades.
Archaeology as a field is distinct from the discipline of palaeontology, the study of fossil remains.
is the study of human activity through the recovery and analysis of material culture.
The archaeological record consists of artifacts, architecture, biofacts or ecofacts, and cultural landscapes.