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Roman fresco found beneath 19th century painting

Employing the same imaging technology used in airports to visually scan passengers going through security, researchers have found an ancient Roman fresco beneath the surface of a 19th century painting in the Louvre. "No previous imaging technique, including almost half a dozen commonly used to detect hidden images below paintings, forged

Radar reveals extent of buried city in Egypt

A team of archaeologists have used radar imaging to determine the extent of the 3,500-year-old ruins of Hyksos. Egypt was ruled for a century from 1664-1569 B.C. by the Hyksos, a warrior people from Asia, possibly Semitic in origin, whose summer capital was in the northern Delta area. Irene Mueller,