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Friday, February 8th, 2013

Chemistry team joins groundbreaking Gault research

Texas State University's chemistry and biochemistry department has joined the anthropology department’s ongoing study of the noted Gault Site, the excavation of an area 40 miles north of Austin thought to have been occupied for at least 13,500 years.

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Grant to help develop method for determining skeletal age-at-death

Under a $ $417,595 grant from the National Institutes of Justice, forensic anthropologist Danny Wescott of Texas State University will spend the next two years developing a standardized, easy-to-use method for determining age at death based on...