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Archaeology discovery: 2,000-year-old mystery unearthed in Pompeii at ancient Roman villa

ByThe two men died from a volcanic heat blast, they were then covered by the falling ash. When Vesuvius erupted 2,000 years ago the...

Archaeology news: Ancient Hermes statue unearthed in Athens

ByHerms or Hermas are sculptures, usually of the head of Hermes, and sometimes a torso.  These pieces of public art were usually positioned on squared...

Archaeology news: More than 100 sarcophagi dating back 2,500 years found in Saqqara

ByExperts excavating Saqqara have made the largest archaeological find related to ancient Egypt of the year following the discovery of a huge haul of...

Archaeology news: 'Remarkable' Roman Villa found buried in Wales

ByThe Roman villa is the first of its kind to be found in northeast Wales and archaeologists have dubbed it an "exciting addition" to...

Archaeology news: Treasures exposed in 3,000-year fortress from time of Bible's King David

ByBarak Tzin and Enno Bron, who led the excavations, said: "The complex we exposed was built at a strategic location on the small hilltop,...

Archaeology news: 'Rare' medieval treasure trove uncovers intricate face made of metal

ByThe exciting discovery was made in a medieval settlement at Poniaty Wielkie, a village in Poland's Masovian province. The area has been settled since...

Archaeology evidence tied to Biblical Pharaoh proves Bible 'historically accurate' – claim

ByThe history of ancient Egypt and the ancient Israelites frequently crosses paths on the pages of the Bible. From the evil Pharaoh in the...

Archaeology news: Bible scholar claims 'evidence' of Judah king proves Bible 'accurate'

ByThe Bible is believed by many to span thousands of years of documented history, chronicling the rise of God's chosen people, the Israelites, and...

Archaeology news: Humans and neanderthals were engaged in 100,000 year battle

By"It’s exceedingly unlikely that modern humans met the Neanderthals and decided to just live and let live. "If nothing else, population growth inevitably forces humans...

Archaeology news: ‘Mega henge’ in Dorset was likely ‘last hurrah’ of stone-age builders

ByAn eruption in construction taking place at the tail-end of the UK’s Neolithic period may well have been a tacit acknowledgement of an end...

Archaeology breakthrough: 'It's now clear' women flipped gender roles, hunted big game too

ByThe centuries-old notion of gender-specific household roles is looking increasingly shaky thanks to a 9,000-year-old discovery. Until now, historians have agreed the division of...

Archaeology news: New AlUla discoveries to fill ‘missing links’ in Saudi Arabia’s history

ByThe desert city AlUla is located in a fertile oasis valley that has welcomed civilisations for more than 200,000 years. AlUla is best known...

Archaeology news: Child with limbs removed in mystery ritual found in 8,000-year-old pit

ByThe chilling discovery was made in Makpan Cave on Alor Island, which is one of the more than 17,000 islands that make up Indonesia....

Archaeology: Fragments of bullets and bone discovered at WW2 execution site 'Death Valley'

ByBetween 1939 and 1945, German death squads were responsible for the deaths of thousands of people in the outskirts of the town of Chojnice...

Archaeology news: 'Overwhelming' evidence Ark of the Covenant stood in Jerusalem – claim

ByThe Ark of the Covenant, also known as the Ark of the Testament, is believed to have held the 10 Commandments God gave to...

Archaeology news: Maya built water filtration system which would be effective TODAY

ByThe once-bustling city of Tikal, the Mayan city which dates back as far as 400 BC and was still in its prime in 900...

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