Ep. 11: Dr. John Verano – Forensics & Bioarchaeology

Dr. John Verano carefully excavating human remains from an archaeological dig. Photo courtesy of Dr. Verano.

Summary

Dr. John Verano of Tulane University wades into forensic anthropology and bioarchaeology. He discusses some of the realities of working with the recently deceased before switching gears to talk about a giant sacrifice site that he’s been working on in Peru. Plus, find out what mummies smell like.

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