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Column Capital found in Cyprus

February 5th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

An ancient column capital has been found by construction workers in Cyprus. The stone artifact, which once formed the topmost


The secret to Roman concrete’s strength

December 29th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Researchers have used x-ray technology to identify the secret to Roman concrete’s longevity and strength. Working at ALS beamline 12.3.2,


Roman skeletons found in school grounds

November 18th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

The remains of two adults Romans have been found during construction at a primary school in Worcestershire. The adult female,


17th century artifacts found at Irish castle

November 17th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Construction workers installing an elevator at Rathfarnham Castle uncovered a hoard of 17th century artifacts found between two stone floors.


100 medieval graves unearthed in Oslo

September 9th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists working ahead of a railway expansion project in Oslo have uncovered 100 medieval skeletons. Egil Bauer, who’s leading the



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