At the regular scientific workshop of IG PhD Rashid Fataliyev made a report on the theme “Geoarcheology” the study of ancient history by the methods of natural sciences.
He said, the geoarcheology can be seen as an aid to earth sciences. He noted, that new sciences arise through the mutual influence and enrichment of related sciences. In this sense, geography, Geology, geomorphology, soil science and their methods play significant role in archeology science. R.Fataliyev stressed that in Europe, Russia, Kazakhstan and some other former soviet republics they are working closely on this issue.
The researcher informed the audience that by applying new research methods in conjunction with a specialist in earth sciences, one can study in more detail the historical monuments, caves and places of pilgrimage/