Welcome to The Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies!
The department offers education and research in unique environments at several different laboratories and excavation-courses. The department is one of the leading research areas at Stockholm University.
On Thursday, 22 February, Prof. Necmi Karul, Director of Göbeklitepe and Karahantepe Excavations Istanbul University, Head of Department of Prehistory, will give an open lecture at the Department of Archeology and Classical Studies.
What did people eat on the west coast of Scandinavia 10 000 years ago? A new study of the DNA in a chewing gum shows that deer, trout and hazelnuts were on the diet. It also shows that one of the individuals had severe problems with her teeth.