This week, learn about a helpful map 📜, a lost village 🏡🏡🏡, houses on stilts 🌊, very old tree rings 🞜, and an ancient map of stars ⭐!
Montgomery museum devises map of local Black history sites
By SSAAM for nj.com Community Bulletin (photo above courtesy of Stoutsburg Sourland African American Museum)
Uncovering N.J.: Discover a desolate village tucked away in the woods
By Kathleen Butler for Jersey's Best
This site is an important piece of Filipino American history. Climate change is destroying it.
By Rachel Ramirez for CNN
Archaeologists used tree rings and astrophysics to prove Vikings were in Canada in 1021
By Peter Weber for The Week
British Museum to display the world's oldest map of stars
By Associated Press (photo below courtesy of Juraj Lipták/State Office for Heritage Management and Archaeology Saxony-Anhalt)
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