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TBI is a research institution supporting scientific projects in the Turkana Basin, Kenya.

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Fall 2014 Field School Ends: Graduation Ceremony

Fall 2014 Field School Ends: Graduation Ceremony

November 21st, 2014

The Turkana Basin Institute Fall 2014 Field School ended last Sunday. As part of this we held a graduation ceremony where...read more

Knapping!

Knapping!

November 14th, 2014

We are almost at the end of the archaeology module, and thus at the end of the Fall 2014 Field...read more

Final Field Day in Napaget

Final Field Day in Napaget

November 11th, 2014

Today, students headed out for their last day in the field before the Field School ends on Sunday. It's hard...read more