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Bronze Age bookkeeping tablets reveal complex society

Bronze Age bookkeeping tablets reveal complex society

Using advanced digital imaging technologies, classics professor and archaeologist Dimitri Nakassis is changing long-held perceptions of how...
Ancient Andean genomes show distinct adaptations to farming and altitude

Ancient Andean genomes show distinct adaptations to farming and altitude

Ancient populations in the Andes of Peru adapted to their high-altitude environment and the introduction of agriculture in ways distinct fr...
Swiss archaeologists uncover rare Celtic remains

Swiss archaeologists uncover rare Celtic remains

Archaeologists from canton Lucerne have uncovered rare Celtic remains on a construction site in the city of Egolzwil about 35 kilometres fr...
2018 excavations of the South Palaestra in Eretria, Greece

2018 excavations of the South Palaestra in Eretria, Greece

From August 23 to September 7, 2018, the Swiss Archaeological School in Greece conducted excavations at the South Palaestra of Eretria unde...
A curious branch of plankton evolution

A curious branch of plankton evolution

Planktonic foraminifera (forams) -- tiny, shelled organisms that float in the sea -- left behind one of the most complete fossil records of...
2,400-year-old Greek tombs found in Bulgaria's Sozopol

2,400-year-old Greek tombs found in Bulgaria's Sozopol

Bulgarian and French archaeologists have discovered an impressive tomb from the second half of the 4th and the beginning of the 3rd century...
1,500-year-old farming and carpentry tools found in Northwest Turkey

1,500-year-old farming and carpentry tools found in Northwest Turkey

Archaeologists have found 1,500-year-old agricultural and carpentry tools in the ancient Greek city of Alexandria Troas in the northwestern...
Charcoal inscription points to date change for Pompeii eruption

Charcoal inscription points to date change for Pompeii eruption

The volcanic eruption that destroyed the ancient Roman city of Pompeii probably took place two months later than previously thought, Italia...
World Heritage Sites threatened by rising sea levels

World Heritage Sites threatened by rising sea levels

In the Mediterranean region, there are numerous UNESCO World Heritage Sites in low-lying coastal areas. These include, for example, the Ven...

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