1. Over 60 people attended the successful launch of the Palaeo EST on January 26th

2. Paul O'Higgins's team scan a possible British Neandertal

3.Kirsty Penkman talks about here research dating early hominid sites using amino acid racemization on BBC Radio 4's Unearthing Mysteries Programme 2.

4. Nicky was filmed in North Scotland with intrepid explorer and evnironmentalist Ray Mears for a BBC program to be broadcast in the New Year on Wild Foods. Nicky talks about her research on shell middens and the kind of food that our ancestors would have eaten in the Mesolithic period.

5.  York archaeologists descend to the ‘final frontier’

6. Sarah and Paul comment in Science on bipedalism