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10 of the Best Ancient Ruins âEUR¦ That YouâEUR(TM)Ve Probably Never Heard of | Travel | The Guardian
Offbeat  (tags: Travel, Ruins, archaeology, Tourist attraction, tourism, culture )

Cat
- 9 days ago - theguardian.com
Let's go! Done Pompeii, Ephesus and Angkor and still thirsting after archeological marvels? The founder of Timeless Travels magazine recommends 10 less well-known sites that can usually be savoured without the crowds
10 Archaeological Mysteries That Have Been Solved - Listverse
Offbeat  (tags: archaeology )

Nelson
- 12 days ago - listverse.com
Every now and then, archaeologists make important discoveries. They unearth lost civilizations, find significant artifacts, or discover the remains of impo
Miniature 'Hobbit' Humans Had Even Smaller Ancestors
Offbeat  (tags: archaeology, hobbits )

Nelson
- 14 days ago - livescience.com
newfound individuals may have been even smaller than hobbits
Italy Unearths Huge Roman Barracks During Rome Metro Dig
Offbeat  (tags: Metro dig, Unearthed, Ancient, Archaeology, Roman barracks, Italy, Europe )

Ray
- 39 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Excavation work for a new metro line in Rome has unearthed a huge Roman barracks from the 2nd Century AD when Emperor Hadrian was in power.
Video of Mother Helping Panda Cub Climb His First Tree Goes Viral (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cute, wildlife )

Marty
- 131 days ago - theepochtimes.com
A young panda has achieved a milestone accomplishment. The SmithsonianâEUR(TM)s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute posted to Facebook on Monday that, âEURoeAfter several attempts this morning, âEURª#âEUR?BeiBeiâEUR¬ climbed up a tree!
Bronze Age Houses Uncovered in Cambridgeshire Are Britain's 'Pompeii'
Offbeat  (tags: discovery, ancient, archaeology )

Ray
- 165 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Archaeologists have uncovered Britain's "Pompeii" after discovering the "best-preserved Bronze Age dwellings ever found" in the country.
University of Lincoln Uncovers Hundreds of 11,000-Year-Old Tools
Offbeat  (tags: archaeology, discovery, flint tools.University of Lincoln )

Ray
- 200 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Archaeologists have unearthed hundreds of flint tools thought to be up to 11,000 years old in Lincoln.
King Tutankhamun's Tomb: Evidence Grows for Hidden Chamber
Offbeat  (tags: archaeology, ancient, hidden chamber, King Tutankhamun's tomb )

Ray
- 208 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Egyptian officials now say they are "90% sure" that there is a hidden chamber in King Tutankhamun's tomb.
Nefertiti 'Was Buried Inside King Tut's Tomb'
Offbeat  (tags: archaeology, ancient, King Tut's tomb, Nefertiti's remains )

Ray
- 208 days ago - bbc.co.uk
An archaeologist says he may have found evidence that Nefertiti, the former Queen of Egypt, is secretly buried inside Tutankhamun's tomb.
Shakespeare's Kitchen Discovered in Stratford-Upon-Avon Dig
Offbeat  (tags: archaeology, Stratford-upon-Avon dig, UK )

Ray
- 210 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Shakespeare's kitchen, including a hearth and cold storage pit, has been discovered by archaeologists digging up the playwright's home in Stratford-upon-Avon.
Europe's Fourth Ancestral 'Tribe' Uncovered
Offbeat  (tags: Geneticists, fourth ancestral, tribe, discovery, archaeology )

Ray
- 220 days ago - bbc.co.uk
DNA was retrieved from this 10,000-year-old skeleton in Western Georgia, Geneticists have detected a fourth ancestral "tribe" which contributed to the modern European gene pool.
Ice Age Engravings Found at Jersey Archaeological Site
Offbeat  (tags: discovery, ancient, archaeology, engravings, Jersey )

Ray
- 236 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A dig in Jersey has yielded a stash of hunter-gatherer artefacts from the end of the last Ice Age, including stone pieces criss-crossed by carved lines.
Bones Found in Welsh Pub Could Belong to Catholic Saint
Offbeat  (tags: discovery, archaeology, bones, Catholic saint, Wales, UK )

Ray
- 248 days ago - rt.com
Bones from a quartered body found 140 years ago in a Welsh pub could be those of a lost Catholic saint who was executed for his religious activities, bishops and scientists suspect.
Stonehenge Researchers 'May Have Found Largest Prehistoric Site'
Offbeat  (tags: Stonehenge, prehistoric site, discovery, archaeology )

Ray
- 291 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Standing stones found buried near Stonehenge could be the "largest" intact prehistoric monument ever built in Britain, archaeologists believe.
 

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