• Crossing the ice: an Iron Age to medieval mountain pass at Lendbreen, Norway 

      Pilø, Lars Holger; Finstad, Espen; Barrett, James (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Mountain passes have played a key role in past mobility, facilitating transhumance, intra-regional travel and long-distance exchange. Current global warming has revealed an example of such a pass at Lendbreen, Norway. ...
    • Ecological globalisation, serial depletion and the medieval trade of walrus rostra 

      Barrett, James; Boessenkool, Sanne; O'Connell, Tamsin C; Kneale, Catherine; Star, Bastiaan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      The impacts of early ecological globalisation may have had profound economic and environmental consequences for human settlements and animal populations. Here, we review the extent of such historical impacts by investigating ...
    • Unlocking the potential of ancient fish DNA in the genomic era 

      Oosting, Tom; Star, Bastiaan; Barrett, James; Wellenreuther, Maren; Richie, Peter; Rawlence, Nicolas J. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Fish are the most diverse group of vertebrates, fulfil important ecological functions and are of significant economic interest for aquaculture and wild fisheries. Advances in DNA extraction methods, sequencing technologies ...