This time of year, everyone's got a top ten list. So what are the top tens of archaeology? Live Science's list includes discoveries from the Middle East and the Americas, covering dna studies, old footprints, breweries, and graves. Archaeology Magazine listed different finds, including this strange bronze hand from Switzerland.
As for what to watch for in the coming year, here's Live Science's take on that.
Something for Writers
From the Make A Living Writing site (which many of us would like to do, correct?) comes another Top Ten list: