It’s dilettantism at its finest. You, the public (not the specialists), can now determine which find is more important–not based on the data, but based upon the articles published on MSNBC’s website from other dilettantes! Oh joy! It’s a Christmas miracle! Vote, if you must.
The year’s top developments in archaeology and anthropology range from unearthed tombs in the Americas to unraveled genetic codes for the long-lost cousins of modern humans. Which discovery should rank as No. 1? That’s for you to decide.