Archaeologists excavating the Rochester Cathedral in Kent, England's second-oldest cathedral, to conserve a Roman city wall were surprised when they came across evidence of a medieval building they didn't know existed. While digging exploratory pits, experts came across a medieval structure believed to be a window or a door of
A lost tomb, containing one of President Obama's Irish ancestors has been found in the Irish medieval city of Kilkenny. After a painstaking search, film maker Gabriel Murray, who is in the process of making a documentary on Obama's Irish roots, finally found "Obama's Lost Tomb" inside the 13th century St.
Restoration work has uncovered a long-hidden mosaic of an angel's face at Istanbul's Byzantine cathedral - the Hagia Sophia. The seraphim figure is one of two located on the side of a dome. The figures had been covered up along with the building's other Christian mosaics shortly after Constantinople - the