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4th-century pit houses found in Japan

September 10th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists working in Japan’s Nara Prefecture have unearthed the 4th-century remains of pit houses and ditches. “The site occupies a

Bronze mirror mold found in Japan

June 8th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

A fragment of an ancient mold used to produce bronze mirrors that was found here predates any other artifacts linked

1,500-year-old pollen found in Japan

May 26th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

A tiny about of pollen from 1,500-year-old basil plants has been found at the Makimuku ruins in Japan. The basil,