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The oldest stone wall in Poland

Published on October 9th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

The oldest stone wall yet found in Poland has been uncovered at a Bronze Age settlement in the country. Discovery of such significance was unexpected because archaeologists had been studying the archaeological site in Maszkowice since ... Read More


Burials found at Temple of Concordia

Published on October 8th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

The burials of two men who died in the 7th century A.D. have been unearthed at the Temple of Concordia in Sicily. “The find is important because it shows a human presence in the city during ... Read More


Early Christian medallion found in Bulgaria

Published on October 8th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

A bronze medallion featuring Christian imagery has been found during excavations at Burgos Fortress in Bulgaria. The medallion in question is the second notable Early Christian artifact discovered in the Burgos (Poros) Fortress in 2015, after ... Read More


Toppled tree reveals medieval burial

Published on October 7th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

A toppled tree in Ireland has exposed the Christian burial of a teenager who lived between 1030-1200 A.D. The skeleton of a Medieval teenager has literally burst from the ground when storms in Sligo, Ireland, blew ... Read More

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17th-century church excavated in Florida

Published on October 7th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

A mission church dating back to 1677 has undergone excavation in St. Augustine, Florida. The church is believed to be part of the Nombre De Dios Mission, which was the longest lasting mission in the Southeast ... Read More

Archeologia: Roma, scoperta rara dimora VI secolo a.C.

6th century B.C. home found in Rome

Published on October 6th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

A house dating back to the 6th century B.C. has been unearthed in Rome, near Quirinal Hill. The sixth-century BC abode had a rectangular layout most likely divided into two rooms, on a tufa stone base ... Read More


The oldest case of rickets in the UK

Published on October 6th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

A Neolithic skeleton found on the Scottish island of Tiree has been found to have had rickets, making it the oldest case of the disease yet found in the UK. This is particularly surprising as the ... Read More


Palaeolithic hunter-gatherers ground oats with pestles

Published on October 5th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

Tests carried out on a 32,000-year-old stone pestle found in Italy have revealed that it was used to grind dried oats. It is regarded as one of Scotland’s national dishes and the cornerstone of hearty breakfasts ... Read More