Suit of 3,900-year-old bone armour unearthed in Russia

Published on September 16th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

A suit of armour made out of bone has been unearthed in Omsk, Russia. Archeologists are intrigued by the discovery of the complete set of well-preserved bone armour which is seen as having belonged to an ... Read More


Stone Age boat found off Denmark coast

Published on September 16th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

A Stone Age settlement and boat have been found off the cost of Askø Island in Denmark. The ancient six to seven metre long vessel is estimated to be 6,500 years old – in comparison, the ... Read More


1,500-year-old Papyrus referring to Last Supper found

Published on September 15th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

An ancient piece of papyrus, thought to be the first ever found to refer to the Last Supper, has been found by a researcher looking through the vaults of a library at the University of Manchester. ... Read More


Roman jewelry hoard found in England

Published on September 15th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

A horde of Roman jewelry has been found during department store renovations in Colchester, England. The collection includes three gold armlets, a silver chain ?necklace, two silver bracelets, a substantial silver armlet, a small ?bag of ... Read More


Royal Chariot found in China

Published on September 12th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

The remains of a 3,000-year-old bronze royal chariot have been excavated in northwest China. “It is 2.4 meters long and 1.8 meters wide, and the two wheels are 1.4 meters in diameter,” Zhang said. The wheel ... Read More


2,000-year-old toilet seat found at Vindolanda

Published on September 11th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

A wooden Roman toilet seat has been found in a garbage trench at the Roman fort of Vindolanda. “It is made from a very well worked piece of wood and looks pretty comfortable. “Now we need ... Read More


Viking boat timbers used to build houses in Ireland

Published on September 11th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

An excavation of a Viking settlement in Ireland has should that the settlers used wood from their long-boats to build houses and jetties. Archaeologists also discovered sections of mud and wattle walls, door posts, sections of ... Read More


6,500-year-old oven found in Croatia

Published on September 10th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

A 6,500-year-old oven has been found at the site of a Neolithic home in Croatia. The 6,500-year-old oven was unearthed in a ancient home during an archeological dig at a Neolithic site in Bapska, a village ... Read More

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