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Melting snow in Norway reveals Neolithic weapons

Melting snow in the mountains of Norway have revealed a bow and arrows that were probably used to hunt reindeer 4,000-5,000 years ago. The discovery highlights the worrying effects of climate change, said study author Martin Callanan, an archaeologist at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. "It's actually a little bit

Aerial snow photos used to find archaeological sites in Wales

The BBC has posted a cool slideshow illustrating how Welsh archaeologists are studying aerial photos taken after a blizzard in order to find sites of interest. Apparently the snow, and the sun being lower in the sky during winter, make spotting sites much easier. Photographer Dr Driver left the airport at