5,000-year-old burial mound reconstructed

Published on October 12th, 2016 | by Admin

Researchers have been working to reconstructed a 5,000-year-old monumental burial mound found in Ukraine. Scientists reconstructed the monumental 5 thousand years old tomb discovered on the border between Ukraine and Moldova. It belonged to a representative [&hellip... Read More


Evidence of Bronze Age cheese production found in Denmark

Published on October 12th, 2016 | by Admin

Archaeologists working in Denmark have found a 3,000-year-old clay pot that provides evidence of Bronze Age cheese-making. But the pot turned out to be even more exciting that they first realised. When they cleaned the pot, [&hellip... Read More


Peruvian fabric dates back 6,200 years

Published on October 11th, 2016 | by Admin

A scrap of indigo-dyed fabric found in Peru has been dated back to 6,200 years ago. The oldest indigo-dyed fabric ever found has been discovered in Peru, pushing back the use of this blue coloring to [&hellip... Read More


Statues of Aphrodite found in Jordan

Published on October 11th, 2016 | by Admin

Two marble statues depicting the goddess Aphrodite have been found at Petra in Jordan. The statues, which date to the second century A.D., are nearly intact and are remarkably well preserved, retaining traces of the paint [&hellip... Read More


Inscribed scale weight uncovered in Jerusalem

Published on October 7th, 2016 | by Admin

An inscribed scale weight dating to the Second Temple period has been unearthed in Jerusalem. This is the second time that such a weight has been uncovered. Excavations at the nearby Burnt House found a similar [&hellip... Read More


Gold coin with Nero’s face found in Jerusalem

Published on October 6th, 2016 | by Admin

A rare gold coin featuring the face of Emperor Nero has been found in Jerusalem. The coin dates to around A.D. 60, shortly before the Romans destroyed Jerusalem in A.D. 70, sacking the city and tearing [&hellip... Read More


Canine and guinea pig remains found in Peru

Published on October 6th, 2016 | by Admin

The remains of ten dogs and two guinea pigs, and one person have been found on the grounds of the Parque de las Leyendas zoo in Lima, Peru. The discovery was made in the Huaca El [&hellip... Read More


Marble figurine found in Turkey

Published on October 5th, 2016 | by Admin

A female figurine carved from marble has been found at the Neolithic town of Çatalhöyük in Turkey. Nine thousand years ago in Turkey, a large settlement called Çatalhöyük thrived for more than a millennium. Full of [&hellip... Read More

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