A Celtic Creation: Sea-foam, the Placenta from the Birth ...
Creation myths are like bubbles of time, and when you pop one, stories of how prehistoric cultures interacted with each other, and nature, are found. Celtic ...
Ancient DNA Contradicts Historical Narrative of 'Extinct'...
Researchers create Caribbean's first complete ancient human genome, find Taíno genes in living people
The Pagan Attis and Christian Jesus: A Spurious Connection?
Recently, it has been popular to suggest in some circles that Christianity was influenced, or even derived from, the ancient Roman mystery religions – religi...
Neanderthals – not modern humans – were first artists on ...
Neanderthals painted on cave walls in Spain 65,000 years ago – tens of thousands of years before modern humans arrived, say researchers More than 65,000 year...
Oldest Mosaic at Roman Baths Found During Excavations
Mosaics have a long history, but this is considered the oldest at the site
This Account is Reclaiming the Indigenous Names for Mount...
A Navajo climber is leading a social media campaign to spread awareness of the indigenous names of peaks
Aphrodite statue found during Metro excavation works in T...
New archaeological finds unearthed from the excavations for the Thessaloniki Metro include a headless statue of Aphrodite and floor mosaics from the 4th cent...
Infant skull binding shaped identity, inequality in ancie...
The idea of binding and reshaping a baby's head may make today's parents cringe, but for families in the Andes between 1100-1450, cranial modification was al...
New research sheds light on prehistoric human migration i...
Two University of Wyoming researchers contributed to a new study in which DNA of ancient skeletal remains of people from southeastern Europe were used to det...
Laser technology takes Maya archeologists where they’ve n...
With the help of airborne laser mapping technology, a team of archaeologists, led by University of Arizona professor Takeshi Inomata, is exploring on a large...
Ancient DNA tells tales of humans’ migrant history
Scientists once could reconstruct humanity's distant past only from the mute testimony of ancient settlements, bones, and artefacts. The post Ancient DNA tel...
The Maero: Bigfoot in New Zealand Folklore
The Maero is a creature found in the mythology of the Māori, the indigenous people of New Zealand. This mythological creature may be described as a type of w...
Is the Fall Equinox the Secret to the Pyramids' Near-Perf...
One engineer says yes
Hope through heritage
Before September, the people in this picture had never picked up a chisel. Now, only a few months into World Monument Fund’s conservation stonemasonry traini...
Travel: Berlin’s Museum Island
Richard Hodges traces different journeys in the 8th century AD Berlin seems an unlikely place to discuss the 8th century AD in Europe. Yet a galaxy of schola...
Arrival of Beaker folk changed Britain for ever, ancient ...
At least 90% of the ancestry of Britons was replaced by a wave of migrants, who arrived about 4,500 years ago, say researchers The largest ever study on anci...
Moel-y-Gaer, Bodfari
Moel-y-Gaer, Bodfari is a small hillfort in a beautiful location at the northern end of the Clwydian mountains. It is about 5 miles north-east of Denbigh ove...
Discovering Dorchester 2018 Fieldschool
2018 will see the Discovering Dorchester team return to the Dorchester on Thames allotments trench to investigate the archaeology of a Romano-British ‘small ...
Mythbusting Ancient Rome: Did Christians Ban The Ancient ...
Every two years, when the Winter or Summer Olympics comes around, we hear about how the games staged at Olympia in Greece since 776 BC came to a sudden end i...
Archaeology of Spiritualities.
C $112.04 End Date: Friday Mar-23-2018 19:56:03 EDT Buy It Now for only: C $112.04 Buy It Now | Add to watch list
Thumbs Down for American Man Who Damaged $4.5 million Art...
A 24-year-old American man was arrested by the FBI for breaking off and then stealing part of a $4.5 million Terracotta Warrior, according to a report in The...
1833 PERSIA IRAN HISTORY ARCHAEOLOGY ARSACID DYNASTY COIN...
C $7.56 (0 Bids) End Date: Wednesday Feb-28-2018 16:29:33 EST Bid now | Add to watch list
Philip II’s palace at Aigai to open to the public in May
Work is proceeding at a fast pace to prepare the magnificent palace of Aigai in the region of Pella, northern Greece, for its opening to the public in May, w...
Infant skull binding shaped identity, inequality in ancie...
The idea of binding and reshaping a baby's head may make today's parents cringe, but for families in the Andes between 1100-1450, cranial modification was al...
Laser technology takes Maya archaeologists where they've ...
With the help of airborne laser mapping technology, a team of archaeologists, led by University of Arizona professor Takeshi Inomata, is exploring on a large...
Thousands of Photographs Created These Hyper-Real Portrai...
German artist Markus Brunetti brings a high-tech approach to capturing centuries-old cathedrals
After 300: The Posthumous Vengeance of King Leonidas of S...
Mythologically descended from the hero Herakles, the Agiad dynasty of ancient Sparta reigned alongside the Eurypontids almost since the beginning of the city...
Arrival of Beaker folk changed Britain forever, ancient D...
At least 90% of the ancestry of Britons was replaced by a wave of migrants, who arrived about 4,500 years ago, say researchers The largest ever study on anci...
More on New research sheds light on prehistoric human mig...
Two University of Wyoming researchers contributed to a new study in which DNA of ancient skeletal remains of people from southeastern Europe were used to det...
Brancaster Rings tell the story of life in Britain during...
Researchers from Newcastle and Oxford Universities have for the first time catalogued in detail each of the 54 Brancaster-type rings known to exist in the UK...
Brain size of human ancestors evolved gradually over 3 mi...
Modern humans have brains that are more than three times larger than our closest living relatives, chimpanzees and bonobos. The post Brain size of human ance...
Copy of Declaration of Independence, Hidden Behind Wall P...
The document, which belonged to James Madison, is one of 200 facsimiles commissioned in the 19th century
Ancient DNA tells tales of humans' migrant history
Scientists once could reconstruct humanity's distant past only from the mute testimony of ancient settlements, bones, and artifacts. The use of stylized bell...
Did humans speak through cave art? New paper links ancien...
When and where did humans develop language? To find out, look deep inside caves, suggests an MIT professor. Stock image of a cave painting in South Africa [C...
Enduring Mystery of the Screaming Mummy: Abominable Crime...
The devious plot of the secondary wife, Queen Tiye, to murder King Ramesses III came-a-cropper. In no time the conspirators, who included palace staff and he...
The Marvelous Mayan Zoomorph Monoliths of Quiriguá
Elaborate designs adorn unique monoliths in an ancient Mayan site in Guatemala. There are immense stelae hailing past rulers and huge stones carved with maje...
Travel: Africa Vetus
Caitlin McCall explores Roman remains in the land of Dido, Hannibal, and Caesar. Tunisia, with its glorious sandy beaches wedged between Algeria and Libya on...
Travel: Hadrian MCM
David J Breeze visits Aquincum in Hungary to celebrate its connection to a famous emperor. The 1,900th anniversary of Hadrian’s accession as emperor on 11 Au...
Rejecting the Solutrean hypothesis: the first peoples in ...
A recent Canadian documentary promoted a fringe idea in American archaeology that’s both scientifically wrong and racist Last month’s release of The Ice Brid...
Locomotion of bipedal dinosaurs might be predicted from t...
A new model based on ground-running birds could predict locomotion of bipedal dinosaurs based on their speed and body size, according to a study published in...
Hanwell Park
This will be the 6th. year of archaeological investigation into the seventeenth century gardens at Hanwell Castle,, part of a programme of doctoral research ...
Bryn Celli Ddu Landscape Project
Bryn Celli Ddu is a Neolithic passage tomb on Anglesey, in northwest Wales, and this project focuses on the landscape surrounding this famous tomb. During th...
Rocky Clump
Rocky Clump is a Romano-British site. Excavations in the field to the north of the copse of trees, called Rocky Clump, revealed pits, post holes and ditches ...
Kildavie Excavation
The Field School will consist of 2 weeks excavation at the abandoned settlement of Kildavie, possibly dating back to the Early Medieval period. The settlemen...
Lowes
The site at Lowes Tenement lies on an important part of the historic landscape of Walmersley. It contains evidence of human activity from prehistoric to earl...
Ancient X-Rated Book of Perversion Goes Up For Sale. Any ...
A perverted "sex manual" featuring shocking magical and mythical X-rated content will be sold at a UK auction next month. The first edition of this sordid bo...
NEW Cambridge World Archaeology: The Archaeology of South...
C $1.88 (0 Bids) End Date: Sunday Feb-25-2018 20:17:33 EST Bid now | Add to watch list
Powered by Feed Informer