12,000-year-old prostate stones discovered in Sudan

Published on February 16th, 2017 | by admin

The 12,000-year-old remains of a man who suffered from prostate stones has been found in Sudan. The stones, as large as walnuts, were found in 2013 in the pelvic area of an adult male in a [&hellip... Read More


Roman shipwreck found near Balearic islands

Published on February 15th, 2017 | by admin

The wreckage of an 1,800-year-old Roman ship has been found near the Balearic islands. “As far as we know, this is the first time that a completely unaltered wreck has been found in Spanish waters,” says [&hellip... Read More


38,000-year-old engraving found in France

Published on February 15th, 2017 | by admin

An engraving of an aurochs, dating back 38,000 years, has been found at the Abri Blanchard rock shelter in southwestern France. Scrawled with the image of an aurochs (an extinct species of cattle) and dozens of [&hellip... Read More


Jar of human remains found in Turkey

Published on February 14th, 2017 | by admin

A 15-inch tall intact jar has been found in Turkey that researchers believe may contain burned human remains. Teams from the Milas Museum in Mu?la province started excavations at the construction site located on ?smet Pa?a [&hellip... Read More


LIDAR used to map ancient maya roads

Published on February 14th, 2017 | by admin

LIDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) has been used to map the ancient network of roads that connected Maya cities. An ancient network of roads that stretched over 150 miles has been discovered in the jungle of [&hellip... Read More


Ancient glass workshop found in Poland

Published on February 13th, 2017 | by admin

A glass and metal workshop dating back 2,000 years has been found in south-central Poland. There is little evidence that glass was produced and processed in prehistory in the Polish territory. This type of activity flourished [&hellip... Read More


Four 19th-century shipwrecks found off Australian coast

Published on February 13th, 2017 | by admin

Four shipwrecks dating back to the 19th century have been found off the coast of Queensland. More than a dozen iron anchors, several copper-alloy fasteners and at least six cannons were found at depths up to [&hellip... Read More


2,000-year-old doll found in Japan

Published on February 10th, 2017 | by Admin

A small doll dating back 2,000 years has been found in an ancient burial in Japan. A moon-faced clay doll from the mid-Yayoi Pottery Culture period (300 B.C.-A.D. 300) has been unearthed in near perfect condition [&hellip... Read More


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