Excavation Vanuatu (image) Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History Share Print E-Mail Caption Dr. Frédérique Valentin excavating at Uripiv Island, Malakula, Vanuatu. Credit Stuart Bedford Usage Restrictions With specified credit. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.