2,000-year-old pot of meat soup found in China

Published on January 5th, 2017 | by Admin

A 2,000-year-old vessel containing traces of meat stew has been found in China’s Henan province. The stew, containing beef bones and other ingredients, was discovered on Monday at an archaeological tomb site in Chengyang district near [&hellip... Read More

Ancient kitchens uncovered in western Turkey

Published on January 5th, 2017 | by Admin

Archaeologists excavating the 2,600-year-old city of Dascylium in Turkey have uncovered two ancient kitchens. Turkish archeologists in Dascylium ancient city in Turkey’s western province of Bal?kesir have discovered a 2,600 year-old kitchen which belonged to the [&hellip... Read More

Tooth from extinct seal found at Florida site

Published on January 4th, 2017 | by Admin

A tooth from an extinct Caribbean monk seal has been found at a prehistoric site in Florida. Discovery of the tooth is the first evidence of the seal found in the area. Its presence is an [&hellip... Read More

Forensic techniques used to study rock art

Published on January 4th, 2017 | by Admin

University researchers in England are using forensic techniques to study hand stencils found in prehistoric rock art. To solve the problem, scientists adopted a forensics technique to yield more definitive results. Scientists believe the new analysis [&hellip... Read More

Large Roman settlement found in eastern England

Published on January 3rd, 2017 | by Admin

Construction in Bottisham, England has led to the discovery of an ancient Roman villa complex. The team of archaeologists uncovered three high-status Roman buildings, which formed part of a rural villa complex dating from between around [&hellip... Read More

Face of Neolithic man reconstructed

Published on January 3rd, 2017 | by Admin

Researchers have reconstructed the face of a man who lived 9,500 years ago in Jericho. The Jericho Skull is a face modeled in plaster over the man’s actual skull, which has now come to life in [&hellip... Read More

1,500-year-old golden medallion unearthed in Denmark

Published on December 30th, 2016 | by Admin

A small collection of gold artifacts, including a medallion have been found by a local man and his sons on the Danish island of Lolland. Among the gold discovered was a so-called bracteate, a thin gold [&hellip... Read More

Statue of Sekhmet found in Luxor

Published on December 29th, 2016 | by Admin

A 3,000-year-old statue of the lion-headed goddess Sekhmet has been unearthed at Luxor. “They are of great artistic quality” Sourouzian said of the statues, which were found in four parts, including three busts and one headless [&hellip... Read More

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