Neolithic rock art found in English quarry

Published on July 16th, 2010 | by Admin

A piece of Neolithic rock art, from 4,500 years ago, has been found in the Cambridgeshire village of Over in England. The hand-sized artefact, which could date back to 2,500 BC, was found by a participant [&hellip... Read More

1,400-year-old Native American village found in Illinois

Published on July 16th, 2010 | by Admin

A Native American settlement which dates back 1,400 years has been found south of Jerseyville, Illinois. The archaeologists believe they have a village dating back to about A.D. 600, as well as archaeological deposits going back [&hellip... Read More

902 unexploded WWII bombs found under Japanese restaurant

Published on July 16th, 2010 | by Admin

In what must have been a very scary discovery, over 900 WWII bombs have been found beneath a restaurant in Okinawa, Japan. “It’s rare to find this many unexploded munitions at once,” said Maedomari. “Because unexploded [&hellip... Read More

Byzantine church unearthed in Turkey

Published on July 15th, 2010 | by Admin

A Byzantine church, dating back 900 years, has been unearthed in Myra, Turkey. Akyürek said the five-meter-wide and 10-meter-high temple dome had been partially destroyed, but the tiles on the roof were still in good condition. [&hellip... Read More

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250-year-old cauldron recovered from shipwreck

Published on July 15th, 2010 | by Admin

250 years after it went down with a ship off of St. Augustine, Florida, a cauldron has been brought back to the surface. Encrustations of century’s-old mud marred the cauldron’s shape as it was hauled onto [&hellip... Read More

3,000-year-old house found in Finland

Published on July 15th, 2010 | by Admin

Archaeologists in Finland are excavatin the remains of a house which was built 2,000-3,000 years ago. Archaeologists from the University of Helsinki are carrying out excavations of what they say is a unique Stone Age site [&hellip... Read More

18th-century shipwreck found at Ground Zero in New York

Published on July 15th, 2010 | by Admin

I thought this was pretty incredible. A construction crew excavating at the World Trade Center site in New York have found an 18th-century shipwreck! [Thx Daniel] On Tuesday morning, workers excavating the site of the underground [&hellip... Read More

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