Neolithic figurine found in Poland

Published on July 27th, 2017 | by admin

A clay figurine dating back 7000 years has been found in a village in Poland. While walking in a field in one of the villages of Podkarpacie, an archaeologist from Wielkopolska came across a fragment of [&hellip... Read More


7,000-year-old high altitude site found in Peru

Published on July 26th, 2017 | by admin

A new site found 12,500 feet above sea level in Peru suggests that hunter-gatherers lived at that elevation year-round. In the Andes Mountains of Peru, the air is gaspingly thin, the climate harsh. Now archaeologists have [&hellip... Read More


14th-century abbey wall unearthed in England

Published on July 25th, 2017 | by admin

A medieval abbey wall has been unearthed in the West Midlands of England. The well-preserved section of wall, which is more than 650 years-old, was discovered by archaeologist Jamie Wilkins from Worcestershire Archive & Archaeology Service [&hellip... Read More


Face of 500-year-old Dubliner reconstructed

Published on July 25th, 2017 | by admin

Researchers have reconstructed in 3D the face of a young man who lived in Dublin during the Tudor period. For more than 500 years the remains of a young man, no older than 35, lay in [&hellip... Read More


Early Anglo-Saxon church found on Island of Lindisfarne

Published on July 24th, 2017 | by admin

The remains of an early Anglo-Saxon church has been discovered on the Holy Island of Lindisfarne. The dig has uncovered huge sandstone blocks used in the building of the church on The Heugh, a ridge on [&hellip... Read More


Prehistoric fish trap found in Alaska

Published on July 24th, 2017 | by admin

A prehistoric stone fish trap has been found on Kodiak Island in Alaska. Alutiiq Museum archaeologists have located the remains of a stone fish trap and an associated set of petroglyphs on northern Kodiak Island. The [&hellip... Read More


3rd century buildings found in Rome

Published on July 21st, 2017 | by admin

Traces of buildings dating back to the 3rd century A.D. have been found during Metro construction in Rome. Two ancient Roman edifices have been discovered during excavations to extend Metro Line C in Rome. Archeologists were [&hellip... Read More


Colonial-era lock found in Michigan

Published on July 20th, 2017 | by admin

A brass lock which may be 250 years old has been unearthed in Michigan. Staff at the historic fort and trading post in Mackinaw City discovered the intact, 2.75-inch long and 2.25-inch wide brass artifact while [&hellip... Read More


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