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The Seven Ages Audio Journal is a podcast that explores archaeology and historical discoveries, scientific achievements, and cultural developments throughout time. Hosted by researchers Micah Hanks, Jason Pentrail, and James Waldo, the program features commentary and interviews with leading experts in the fields of history, archaeology, science, and other disciplines. Our aim is to unravel questions about ancient times, and explore areas of knowledge and culture from the past, to the present day.

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The Seven Ages Audio Journal is a podcast that explores archaeology and historical discoveries, scientific achievements, and cultural developments throughout time. Hosted by researchers Micah Hanks, Jason Pentrail, and James Waldo, the program features commentary and interviews with leading experts in the fields of history, archaeology, science, and other disciplines. Our aim is to unravel questions about ancient times, and explore areas of knowledge and culture from the past, to the present day.

    The Collapse of Cahokia | SAAJ 46

    The Collapse of Cahokia | SAAJ 46

    On this edition of the Seven Ages Audio Journal, we discuss the ancient Mississippian city of Cahokia, its mysterious collapse, and cultural significance in pre-Columbian North America.

    • 1 hr 41 min
    The Clovis Enigma | SAAJ 45

    The Clovis Enigma | SAAJ 45

    In this episode, we go in search of answers to one of American Archaeology's most enduring mysteries: the enigmatic Clovis people and their unique technology.

    • 1 hr 59 min
    The Archaeology of Magic | SAAJ 44

    The Archaeology of Magic | SAAJ 44

    On this special "After Dark" edition of the Seven Ages Audio Journal, we are joined by Dr. C. Riley Augé to discuss her book, "The Archaeology of Magic: Gender and Domestic Protection in Seventeenth-Century New England."

    • 1 hr 36 min
    Paleoindian Discoveries in Florida Archaeology | SAAJ 43

    Paleoindian Discoveries in Florida Archaeology | SAAJ 43

    On this episode, we are joined by Andy Hemmings and Jim Dunbar for a discussion of Paleoindian archaeological work being conducted in Florida.

    • 1 hr 40 min
    The Viking Diaspora | SAAJ 42

    The Viking Diaspora | SAAJ 42

    On this edition of the podcast, the team is joined for a discussion about Viking culture and ancient Scandinavia by Professor Judith Jesch.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    J.M. Adovasio: Meadowcroft and Beyond | SAAJ 41

    J.M. Adovasio: Meadowcroft and Beyond | SAAJ 41

    On this special Legacy Series edition of the Seven Ages Audio Journal, we celebrate International Archaeology Month with J.M. Adovasio, one of the most influential American archaeologists living today.

    • 1 hr 34 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
169 Ratings

169 Ratings

Jessup231 ,

Get Ready to Learn

Seven Ages Audio Journal is bridging the gap between professional and avocational archaeologists. Wonderful stories and great insight into our past and the various approaches to uncovering more clues buried just beneath our feet.

mo digger ,

Great stuff , so entertaining and interesting!

Love the music and guys are very knowledgeable and interesting to listen to , when a new 7 ages shows up I skip over everything else to listen, keep up the great work!

Ursula Unity ,

FANTASTIC

Hosted by a trio of intelligent, hard-working gentlemen who have hands on experience in the field, this podcast combines expert guests with fully researched interview questions and comments. Adding to this, the conversations are examples civil public discourse, something sadly lacking in many forms of media today. I have diligently searched for a podcast that focuses on Ancient America (particularly in what is now the southeastern United States), and I have often been disappointed by content that descends into wild speculation.
Thanks to all who help create this show!

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