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Ireland’s oldest timber framed house

December 7th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists working in Ireland have found the country’s oldest surviving example of a timber framed house. Dendrochronological analysis is expected


The world’s first skyscraper

February 23rd, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

New facts about the “world’s first skyscraper”, a 28-foot tall 11,000-year-old tower in Jericho, have come to light. “Reconstruction of



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