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  1. Coast Australia presenter full of praise for EdenRead the original story

    33 min ago | Thursday Magnet

    One of the world's most renowned archaeologists and TV presenters says Eden rates "very high up the table" in terms of must-see destinations.


  2. Caltrans prepares to shift Highway 1 at Gleason BeachRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Petaluma360

    Spurred by the rapidly retreating coastline north of Bodega Bay, Caltrans is laying plans to reconstruct a nearly mile-long stretch of Highway 1, moving the roadway safely inland from the crumbling edge of the continent and raising it beyond the reach of the rising sea.


  3. Region 5 director reports to Cass boardRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    She said the region paid off the balance of a 2006 loan in March this year. The region currently has six full-time staff.


  4. Loggers find face in a treeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Free Republic

    ... for the relocation of the culturally modified tree. Francis contacted Al Mackie and Owen Grant at the BC Archaeology Branch and George Field, conservator at the Royal BC Museum to combine efforts for the next steps. 'The team was assembled and en ...


  5. From arrowheads to computers - Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:11Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tigard Times

    What do an arrowhead and a computer have in common? That's what families were out to discover last Saturday at the Free Family Day exhibit "Technology: from Primitive to Present Day" at the Washington County Museum.


  6. Did the Exodus happen?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

    With Passover here, it is a propitious time to address the central issue of the holiday: the Exodus.


  7. American Pickers stir up fan-frenzy...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Grayson News Gazette

    ... finds with the goal of haggling down prices and reselling the unique collectibles in their now-famous Antique Archaeology shops in Nashville, TN, Claire, IA and Savanna, IL. The show's popularity has held steady since it's original airing in 2010, ...


  8. Clues about Southern ship Planter surfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | USA Today

    The remains of a ship that was commandeered in Charleston harbor by an enslaved black man during the Civil War and used as an escape vehicle may have been discovered off the South Carolina coast, according to a historian with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.


  9. $3B Sunken Treasure? Fight Over Wreck Off Cape CodRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    So, too, would a group of U.S. investors who have sunk $8 million so far into the salvage effort, without having much to show for it.


  10. a Rare Roman mosaic is being installed at the new Wessex Gallery of Archaeology at Salisbury Museum.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal

    The intricately patterned mosaic was uncovered in the late 1950s on a new housing development in Moot Close, Downton.


  11. More Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    One of the men credited with finding the Confederate submarine, The Hunley, is adding another major underwater search to his resume.


  12. Resurrection By Another Name: Reflections on Exodus 14-15Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Patheos

    Why the Israelites' resurrection story is as important this Easter Sunday as the one about Jesus being raised from the dead.


  13. Cumberland couple walked in the land of JesusRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Rice Lake Online

    A Cumberland couple who have walked in the land where Jesus walked shared their Holy Land experiences at a recent brown bag lunchtime event at the Cumberland Public Library.


  14. Yale Faces New Claims Of Stolen ArtifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | New Haven Independent

    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.


  15. Partnership Project at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site Receives ...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... program through her professionalism, knowledge, and skills specific to volunteer programs and historical archaeology. The President's Award was granted to Ms. Wynia and the Northwest Cultural Resources Institute on April 1, 2014 at the Oregon ...


  16. Hobcaw history project aims to fill in the gapsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Georgetown Times

    Eileen Keithly/For the Times Betsy Newman of SCETV, Dr. Karen Smith, and George Chastain of Hobcaw Barony discuss possible locations for the project while consulting a map that could possibly have been used in Dr. James Michies original dig at Hobcaw Barony.


  17. Solitary refinement: Bagan, Myanmar's architectural city of wondersRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Its distance from the tourist trail affords visitors to the Myanmese city of Bagan a wonderfully private perspective on one of the world's most beautiful historic sites As a fierce afternoon sun finally begins to dip, work on the Ananda Temple begins again.


  18. Mysterious Siberian Mummies: PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | How Stuff Works

    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.


  19. Mummy's Hair Reveals Signs of Arsenic PoisoningRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Scientific American

    ... Los Angeles. "When it rains, the arsenic can leach out into the rivers." In fields ranging from forensics to archaeology, hair is widely used to gain insight into the lives of modern and past peoples. Unlike other biological samples, such as bone ...


  20. Alexandria's MillsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Jay's Giants Blog

    Back in November, at the Fairfax County Historical Conference, a lady approached my table.