Tag: archaeology

Aug 11, 2020

The Footprint of a Roman Toddler Has Been Preserved on this Tile for 2000 Years

The Footprint of a Roman Toddler Has Been Preserved on this Tile for 2000 Years

It’s small things like this that humanize the past and remind us that we are all connected

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Jul 9, 2020

You Know those Virtual House Tours? Here’s One for the Tomb of Ramesses VI in the Valley of Kings

You Know those Virtual House Tours? Here’s One for the Tomb of Ramesses VI in the Valley of Kings

This is remarkable

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Jun 10, 2020

Stunning 3rd Century Roman Mosaic Discovered Under Vineyard in Italy

Stunning 3rd Century Roman Mosaic Discovered Under Vineyard in Italy

Archaeologists have discovered a beautifully preserved Roman mosaic floor under a vineyard near Verona, Italy

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Oct 22, 2019

30 Ancient Coffins from 3,000 Years Ago Discovered in Luxor, Egypt

30 Ancient Coffins from 3,000 Years Ago Discovered in Luxor, Egypt

It’s the most significant finding of its kind in over 100 years

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Aug 4, 2017

Canadian Miners Found a Dinosaur So Well Preserved, It Looks Like a Sculpture

Canadian Miners Found a Dinosaur So Well Preserved, It Looks Like a Sculpture

It has been hailed as one of the best-preserved armoured dinosaurs in the world

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Jun 2, 2016

Scientists Confirm King Tut’s 3300-year-Old Dagger Forged from Meteorite

Scientists Confirm King Tut’s 3300-year-Old Dagger Forged from Meteorite

The finding is published in a new paper in the Journal of Meteoritics and Planetary Science

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May 10, 2016

Canadian Teen May Have Found Lost City Using Ancient Star Maps

Canadian Teen May Have Found Lost City Using Ancient Star Maps

No other scientist has found such correlation in the past several hundred years of study of the Ancient civilization

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May 2, 2016

2200-Year-Old Mosaic that Says “Be Cheerful, Live Your Life” Found in Turkey

2200-Year-Old  Mosaic that Says “Be Cheerful, Live Your Life” Found in Turkey

A rare ‘skeleton mosaic’ from 3rd century BC discovered in Turkey’s southern province of Hatay in the ancient Greek city of Antiocheia

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Mar 31, 2016

Artist Resurrects Ancient Building Site with Incredible Wire Mesh Installation

Artist Resurrects Ancient Building Site with Incredible Wire Mesh Installation

Edoardo Tresoldi’s installation brings the ancient town to life, letting visitors interact and explore the full-scale structure

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Mar 16, 2016

Picture of the Day: Zoomed Out Machu Picchu

Picture of the Day: Zoomed Out Machu Picchu

A fresh perspective on a world wonder

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