START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Science & Tech

Ancient Swordsman's Grave Could Hold Many More Secrets
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 15 hours ago - yle.fi
Archaeologists now believe the site in Janakkala, southern Finland, where a remarkable medieval warrior was discovered last year could be an ancient burial ground or settlement. The National Board of Antiquities says it may begin wider and deeper
Archaeological Findings Shed Light on Massive 363 CE Earthquake in Galilee
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 15 hours ago - jpost.com
University of Haifa archaeologists find bones crushed under a collapsed roof, a dove-shaped gold pendant and catapult ammunition at site near Lake Kinneret.
Sophisticated 600-Year-Old Canoe Discovered in New Zealand
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1 day ago - livescience.com
Sophisticated oceangoing canoes and favorable winds may have helped early human settlers colonize New Zealand, a pair of new studies shows.
Mega Penguin's Massive Foot Shows It Was Tallest and Heaviest Ever to Walk the Earth
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 3 days ago - independent.co.uk
Scientists have discovered what they believe to be the biggest penguin to have ever waddled the Earth, standing taller than a human and weighing more than 18 stone.
Prehistoric Stone Tools Evolved Independently Within Local Populations, Say Researchers
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 4 days ago - popular-archaeology.com
It wasn't exclusively the arrival of new people from Africa with new technology that changed the stone tool repertoire of early humans in Eurasia a few hundred thousand years ago--it was local populations in different places and times gradually
Roman 20,000 Coins Hoard 'Among Largest'
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 4 days ago - bbc.com
The Seaton Down Hoard is believed to be one of the largest and best preserved 4th Century collections to have been found in Britain.
Music Chamber Found in Ancient City of Isos
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 5 days ago - hurriyetdailynews.com
A music chamber has been discovered in a 5,000 year-old ancient city in the eastern province of Hatay's Erzin neighborhood. It is thought that the chamber, which dates back to the Roman era and which was built with rare "odeon" architecture, was once
Earliest Sign of Human Habitation in Canada May Have Been Found
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 5 days ago - cbc.ca
Researchers using a robotic underwater vehicle off British Columbia's northern coast believe they may have found the earliest evidence of human habitation in Canada
Image Gallery: The Nazca Lines of Russia
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 6 days ago - livescience.com
The newly discovered geoglyph faces to the north (south is at the top of the image) and depicts an elk or deer. Visible from a nearby ridge it has four...
Roman Emperor Augustus' Frescoed Rooms Unveiled for First Time After Years of Restoration
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 7 days ago - artdaily.com
Lavishly frescoed rooms in the houses of the Roman Emperor Augustus and his wife Livia are opening for the first time to the public Thursday, after years of painstaking restoration.
Sunken 'Ship of Gold' Contains Bounty of Jewelry, Other Treasures
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 9 days ago - livescience.com
A trove of gold coins, bracelets, buckles and broaches are among the precious treasures retrieved from a 157-year-old shipwreck off the coast of South Carolina
The Lisdrumturk Cauldron
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 9 days ago - irisharchaeology.ie
Discovered in 1854, by turf-cutters digging in a Co. Monaghan bog, the Lisdrumturk Cauldron is an exceptional example of Late Bronze Age metal-working. It was undoubtedly a high status object and its burial in a bog may be indicative of ritual activity.
A Viking Age Toy Boat From Dublin
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 9 days ago - irisharchaeology.ie
This image shows a wooden replica of an ocean-going Viking longboat that was discovered during the National Museum of Ireland's excavations at Winetavern Street, Dublin. Most likely a toy, the vessel measures approximately 37 cm in length by a maximum
Intricate Treasures From Stonehenge Burial: Photos
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 9 days ago - news.discovery.com
Reconstruction of the burial of the Bush Barrow mound. The burial contained the skeleton of a chieftain who lived almost 4,000 years ago. He was laid to rest in regal splendor with objects known today as the Stonehenge treasure.
Early Medieval Ireland in Photos
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 9 days ago - irisharchaeology.ie
Early Medieval Ireland in Photos. A small selection of some of the brilliant images that have been entered into our Photography Competition, this time with an emphasis on Early Medieval sites. You can seen a selection of Prehistoric photos here.
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Science & Tech

Most Active Stories Today in Science & Tech tagged with ancient

top story finders in Science & Tech

1. Natasha Salgado 43 popular stories

2. Laura H. 36 popular stories

3. AniMae Chi 35 popular stories

4. Ana MESNER 33 popular stories

5. Dalia H. 28 popular stories

6. Carole K. 28 popular stories

7. Richard S. 27 popular stories

8. charles mclachlan 22 popular stories

9. Kay m. 21 popular stories

10. Alexandra G. 21 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!