WWII freighter found off of Albania

Published on June 16th, 2010 | by Admin

Underwater archaeologists believe they have found the sunken wreckage of an Italian freighter sunk by British forces during WWII. The remnants — found just off Albania’s coast last weekend — probably were part of the 8,000-ton [&hellip... Read More


2,700-year-old human sacrifices found in China

Published on June 16th, 2010 | by Admin

The sacrificial remains of humans and animals have been found in Luoyang city, China. During the Western Zhou period (1100 B.C. to 771 B.C.), the sacrifices of animals—and sometimes humans—to ancestors or deities were a routine [&hellip... Read More


Sacrificial animal remains found at stone monuments in Finland

Published on June 16th, 2010 | by Admin

The remains of animals sacrificed at seitas (stone monuments) in the 12th century have been found in Finland. The studies have already produced some results. “Based on radiocarbon dating, the oldest findings have been dated back [&hellip... Read More

Ancient Chamorro burial pit found in Guam

Published on June 16th, 2010 | by Admin

An ancient untouched Chamorro burial pit has been found in Agat, Guam. Guam- It’s been nearly a week since an Ancient Chamorro burial pit was discovered in Agat. and since then, one local archaeologist is taking [&hellip... Read More


Vandals deface Ottoman-era site in Israel

Published on June 16th, 2010 | by Admin

Some yobs have defaced a 19th-century Ottoman-era site in Jaffa, Israel, as well as the archaeological equipment left there. “The site was significantly damaged. Several of the old stone walls were pushed over and are simply [&hellip... Read More


Early American skulls show the New World was settled twice

Published on June 16th, 2010 | by Admin

A study of the skulls of the earliest Americans, show that two distinct groups from Asia settled in the New World, not one single migration as was previously suspected. Paleoanthropologists from Brazil, Chile and Germany compared [&hellip... Read More


What are Stone Age axes doing in Iron Age tombs?

Published on June 15th, 2010 | by Admin

Iron Age tombs have been found in Norway containing Stone Age artifacts, prompting archaeologists to ask how they got there. The researchers say that people back in the Iron Age had a conscious relationship to objects [&hellip... Read More


Mayans knew their land was underwater in prehistory

Published on June 15th, 2010 | by Admin

The Mayans who lived in the ancient city of Palenque knew the land they lived on used to be underwater due to fossils found in the region. Fossils found at the ancient city of Palenque, Chiapas [&hellip... Read More

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