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Ancient water tank found at Vindolanda

May 28th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

An ancient water tank has been uncovered during recent excavations at the Roman fort of Vindolanda. “The excavators concentrated on


Egyptian temple found in quarry

May 27th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

The remains of a 3,300-year-old temple have been found in the Gebel El Silsila quarry in Egypt. Remains of a


Carnivores snacked on Neanderthals

May 27th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

An examination of Neanderthal fossils have revealed that the ancient people were sometimes victims of large carnivores. The authors base


1,500-year-old pollen found in Japan

May 26th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

A tiny about of pollen from 1,500-year-old basil plants has been found at the Makimuku ruins in Japan. The basil,