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The tiles, which could be nearly 2,000 years old, date back to Britain's early Roman era.
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A team of volunteers helped build a log cabin on the site where slave quarters once stood on the property.
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People of numerous pre-Columbian civilizations in northern Chile, including the Incas and the Chinchorro culture, suffered from chronic arsenic poisoning due to their consumption of contaminated water, new research suggests.
3 hrs ago | The Block Island Times
Last June, my friend Judy Schrafft, who is a member of the Explorer's Club and dives all over the world, was reading an archaeological magazine in my kitchen and fell across an ad for a trip to Egypt that included a fair amount of time with Dr. Zahi Hawass, Egypt's ex-minister of antiquities and the maker of many television documentaries.
3 hrs ago | Archaeology
A copper artifact has been discovered at the ruins of a Neolithic tomb on the island of Anglesey by an international team of researchers.
4 hrs ago | Free Republic
Israeli archaeologists have unearthed a rare sarcophagus featuring a slender face and a scarab ring inscribed with the name of an Egyptian pharaoh, Israel's Antiquities Authority said Wednesday.
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Phoenix Online Studios and Icarus Games recently announced the release of Lost Civilization .
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San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman said the May 8 ride through Recapture Canyon aims to assert the county's right to access federal lands, while prompting the Bureau of Land Management to reopen it to off-highway vehicles .
A face carved into a tree trunk was discovered by forestry workers in a remote location up Toba Inlet.
But when the team from the Underwater Archaeology Branch of the Naval History and Heritage Command eased the cork out of it, the air that came out was nearly 200 years old, perhaps created by the organic material it had stored on the sloop-rigged floating battery Scorpion before it was scuttled , doesn't always get to work in such rarified air, but ... (more)
The intricately patterned mosaic was uncovered in the late 1950s on a new housing development in Moot Close, Downton.
A year and a half after Yale returned the last of hundreds of Machu Picchu artifacts to Peru, the Yale Peabody Museum faces a new charge of cultural theft - this time about two carvings from a native Alaskan tribe.
One of the men credited with finding the Confederate submarine, The Hunley, is adding another major underwater search to his resume.
This is one of the three copper masked infant male mummies found at the site. Each mummy was bound in four or five copper hoops two inches wide.
The discovery of a mysterious copper artefact at a Neolithic tomb on Anglesey could help to answer one of archaeology's burning questions.
This new permanent exhibition featuring more than 100 artifacts from the Battlefields Park archaeological collection shines a spotlight on how civilian and military life has changed over more than two centuries of history.
The University of Florida is hoping the millions of tourists who visit the Sunshine State each year will see more than the theme parks.