March 3, 2023 by Our Department News
The Computational Research on the Ancient Near East (CRANE) Project's institutional partners at Cornell University, led by Professor Sturt W. Manning, have just published an article entitled "Severe multi-year drought coincident with Hittite collapse around 1198–1196 BC" in the journal Nature.
CRANE sponsored the research that led to this breakthrough, and also helped fund its open access publication.
The full article can be found on the website of Nature.
The new article was featured in the Cornell Chronicle and the Washington Post.