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Florida pottery may be clue to lost Spanish colony

Pottery found in St. Augustine, Florida, may be a clue to finding a lost Spanish colony in the Solomon Island. Three years after St. Augustine was founded, Alvara de Mendana, nephew of the governor of Peru, set out with two ships and 150 soldiers and sailed west to find gold and

400 year-old slate tablet discovered at Jamestown dig

A 400-year old slate tablet has been pulled from what Archaeologists believe was an original Jamestown well. The slate is covered with faint inscriptions of local birds, flowers, a tree and caricatures of men, along with letters and numbers, according to Preservation Virginia, which jointly operates the dig site with the