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The Most Likely Origin of The Black Death Was Finally Revealed in an Unexpected Place

When a collection of thirty-something skeletons was exhumed from graves in northern Kyrgyzstan in the late 1880s, little did archaeologists know that nearly 130 years later, the remains would reveal new evidence about the origins of the Black Death.   The Black Death was the first wave of a 500-year-long pandemic that would go down […]

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Martin Lewis admits to ‘skeletons in closet’ as he rejects ‘most trusted man in UK’ label

Martin Lewis, 50, has spoken out about being held to such a high regard that he is branded the “most trusted man” in the country thanks to his money saving expertise. The journalist states that although the compliments are “very nice”, he maintains that he is “no saint”. He said: “Honestly, I read about myself […]

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Mysterious Skeleton With Head Placed at Feet Is an Ancient Puzzle We’ve Seen Before

Archaeologists in the United Kingdom have uncovered a Roman-era mercenary buried with his sword and a mysterious beheaded skeleton. The Vale of Glamorgan council in Wales hired rubicon Heritage Services to assess a road they wanted to be straightened.   It led to the discovery of an extensive trove of archaeological artifacts and hundreds of […]

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Archaeology breakthrough as TEN Roman skeletons unearthed – treasure trove at park site

These skeletons were found during a dig on land in Gloucestershire that was soon to be developed into an eco park and football field. Alongside the skeletons, there were a whole host of artefacts that included Roman coins, pottery and jewellery. Cotswold Archaeology’s Sharon Clough described the location of Forest Green Rovers’ proposed facility as […]

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Archaeologists Uncover Exciting ‘Time Capsule’ of Iron Age Artifacts in England

For over 25 years, a group in Poulton, England has been looking for a lost Cistercian abbey. Instead, over the decades the team has found hundreds of medieval skeletons and well-traveled Roman artifacts. Now, they have discovered what they’re calling “the best preserved picture of late prehistoric life ever found in [North West England]”.   […]

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Archaeologists Find 40 Beheaded Roman Skeletons With Skulls Between Their Legs

About 40 beheaded skeletons were among 425 bodies found in a late Roman cemetery uncovered by archeologists in southern England. The team of around 50 archeologists made the discovery during an excavation at Fleet Marston, near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, on the route of the multi-billion pound high-speed rail link that is currently under construction, HS2 said.   […]

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Archaeologists discovered more than 300 skeletons in ‘scene of horror’

ARCHAEOLOGISTS unearthed more than 300 skeletons in a scene described as a “scene of horror”, a documentary showed. Read more here Daily Express :: Science Feed