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Vase by master Greek painter found in princely tomb at Vulci

Vase by master Greek painter found in princely tomb at Vulci

At Vulci, even the artists of the time were able to express their creativity, feelings and imaginations through their works. This is testifi...
1,800-year-old statue found in ancient Metropolis

1,800-year-old statue found in ancient Metropolis

According to the Turkish Culture and Tourism Ministry’s Department of Excavations an 1800-year-old statue has been unearthed in the ancient ...
Unique Viking textiles found in woman’s grave

Unique Viking textiles found in woman’s grave

To an untrained eye, the artefact looks brown and dull, but it’s actually something very special: Viking textiles — embroidered wool fabric ...
Fashion for pointy shoes unleashed plague of bunions in medieval Britain

Fashion for pointy shoes unleashed plague of bunions in medieval Britain

The British have suffered for their fashion for centuries according to a new study suggesting that a vogue for shoes with a pointed tip led ...
Evidence of wine and oatmeal consumption in Northern Greece during the Neolithic period

Evidence of wine and oatmeal consumption in Northern Greece during the Neolithic period

In Germany they drink beer and in Greece they drink wine. This is such a well known old stereotype, but how old in actual fact? Thousands of...
Skeleton with bird skull in its mouth identified as 12-year-old Scandinavian girl from 17th century

Skeleton with bird skull in its mouth identified as 12-year-old Scandinavian girl from 17th century

Skeletal remains found in a cave with a bird’s skull in its mouth and another next to its cheek have been identified as belonging to a 12-ye...
Archaeologists unveil 7,000-year-old seal impressions discovered at Tel Tsaf in northern Israel

Archaeologists unveil 7,000-year-old seal impressions discovered at Tel Tsaf in northern Israel

A team of archaeologists from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (HU) made a rare discovery when they unearthed a small clay seal impression...
Two Viking relatives reunited in Denmark after 1,000 years

Two Viking relatives reunited in Denmark after 1,000 years

Separated for 1,000 years, two Viking warriors from the same family were reunited on Wednesday at Denmark's National Museum, as DNA anal...
Chinese scientists confirm new dinosaur species found in Xinjiang

Chinese scientists confirm new dinosaur species found in Xinjiang

The discovery of 114 dinosaur footprint fossils, found in rocks in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, has been confirme...
New research shows that Siberian Neanderthals also liked their greens

New research shows that Siberian Neanderthals also liked their greens

Neanderthals, extinct cousins of modern humans, occupied Western Eurasia before disappearing and although it was once thought that they trav...
Researchers link ancient wooden structure unearthed in northern Italy to water ritual

Researchers link ancient wooden structure unearthed in northern Italy to water ritual

The Noceto Vasca Votiva is a unique wood structure that was unearthed on a small hill in northern Italy in 2005. Built primarily of oak and ...
Ceramics provide insights into medieval Islamic cuisine

Ceramics provide insights into medieval Islamic cuisine

Organic residues on ceramic pottery are a valuable resource for understanding medieval cuisines of Islamic-ruled Sicily, according to a stud...
Ancient sea-level rise linked to settlement decline in the Southern Levant

Ancient sea-level rise linked to settlement decline in the Southern Levant

Recent archaeological observations and multidisciplinary research from Dor, a settlement along the Carmel coast in northern Israel, shed new...

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