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'Britain's Pompeii' to Be 'Backfilled'
Offbeat  (tags: Backfilled, Archaeology, Bronze Age village, UK )

Ray
- 39 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The site of a Bronze Age village dubbed "Britain's Pompeii" is poised to be backfilled and returned to quarry use.
10 Archaeological Finds That Alter History - Listverse
Offbeat  (tags: history, archaeology, finds )

Nelson
- 40 days ago - listverse.com
New discoveries are made all the time that change the way we regard events and cultures of our past. Just in the last few years, many archaeological finds provided us with new perspectives on established chapters of history.
Queen Nefertiti, Stonehenge and Nazca Lines: Five Greatest Unsolved Archaeological Mysteries
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, unusual, mysteries, history, Queen Nefertiti, strange, Stonehenge, archaeology )

Robert
- 40 days ago - ibtimes.co.uk
From indecipherable inscriptions to towering monuments constructed thousands of years ago, ancient finds continue to puzzle and capture our imagination. Here are five of the greatest archaeological mysteries we are yet to solve.
Hoard of Hasmonean Period Silver Coins Unearthed in Israel | Archaeology | Sci-News.Com
Offbeat  (tags: archaeology, coins, 125 BC )

Nelson
- 48 days ago - sci-news.com
This cache may have belonged to a Jew who hid his money in the hope of returning and collecting it.
10 Important Prehistoric Individuals Worth Knowing - Listverse
Offbeat  (tags: archaeology, human activities )

Nelson
- 52 days ago - listverse.com
Interesting article on human and prehumans
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
- 71 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
- 74 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
- 76 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
- 101 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
- 193 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
- 227 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
- 262 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
- 270 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Egyptian officials now say they are "90% sure" that there is a hidden chamber in King Tutankhamun's tomb.
 

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