Archaeologists get set to dig again at Troy

Published on October 24th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

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Archaeologists are planning a new excavation at the ancient city of Troy.

“Our goal is to add a new layer of information to what we already know about Troy,” said William Aylward, a classics professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, who will lead the expedition. “The archaeological record is rich. If we take a closer look with new scientific tools for study of ancient biological and cultural environments, there is much to be found for telling the story of this World Heritage site.”

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Story: LiveScience | Photo: Brian Harrington Spier, Creative Commons

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