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Famous Viking Warrior Was a Woman, DNA Reveals
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 12 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
More than a millennium ago in whatâEUR(TM)s now southeastern Sweden, a wealthy Viking warrior was laid to rest, in a resplendent grave filled with swords, arrowheads, and two sacrificed horses. The site reflected the ideal of Viking...
Unprecedented Wave of Large-Mammal Extinctions Linked to Prehistoric Humans
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 4 days ago - ancient-origins.net
Homo sapiens , Neanderthals and other recent human relatives may have begun hunting large mammal species down to size, by way of extinction, at least 90,000 years earlier than previously thought, says a new study published in the journal Science...
Two Wolves Entwined: What Did This Viking Ring Symbolize?
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Marty
- 12 days ago - ancient-origins.net
In the autumn of 2015, a unique Viking Age spiral ring with two wolf heads was found in Goa in Randaberg, Western Norway. Does the ring show OdinâEUR(TM)s two wolves, Geri and Freki or is it the Fenris Wolf, symbolizing Ragnarok and the end of the world?
Polish Excavations At Tell El-Murra And Long History Of Egyptian Coffins
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Marty
- 18 days ago - ancientpages.com
Egyptian coffins have indeed a long history. The oldest ones are more than 5000 years old and and they originate from the times, the state of the pharaohs was formed....
Blue Babe: Would You Eat 36,000-Year-Old Bison Meat?
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 18 days ago - ancient-origins.net
The Alaskan Gold Rush, which began around the end of the 19th century, brought many miners and prospectors to this American state. During their mining operations, many miners have come across the frozen mummies of ancient animals...
Ancient Silk Shirt From a Fallen Empire Is Set to Fetch a Bundle at Auction
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Marty
- 21 days ago - ancient-origins.net
An exceptional silk shirt made by a skilled Sogdian craftsman is going up for auction at the end of April. The honey-golden color of the silk is decorated with ducks wearing flowing scarves while holding jeweled necklaces in their beaks...
Outrage as Concrete Is Poured on WorldâEUR(TM)s Oldest Known Temple at Gobekli Tepe
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Marty
- 30 days ago - ancient-origins.net
Archaeologists around the world have been left shocked and furious after the Turkish Culture and Tourism Ministry gave the go ahead for 'conservation work' at the ancient site of Gobekli Tepe, which has resulted in irreparable damage from heavy...
A Skin Manuscript From the Year 1200 Was Punctured and Used as a Wheat Sieve
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Marty
- 11 days ago - icelandmag.is
One of the oldest skin, or vellum, manuscripts in the collection of the The Arni Magnússon Institute of Icelandic Studies in Reykjavík was punctured and used as a wheat sieve by its previous owner....
Siberian Peoples. The Pazyryk Nomads
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 26 days ago - todiscoverrussia.com
Siberia has been inhabited since ancient times, namely the Lower Paleolithic. First human beings settled down in this region about 1 million years ago. Since then severe weather conditions had been pushing many inhabitants from the area
Greek Art Goes Palaeolithic: Cretan Cave Art Includes An Animal Extinct for 11,000 Years
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 12 days ago - ancient-origins.net
More than 11,000 years ago, an Ice Age artist carefully carved the images of deer into the floor of a cave on Crete. Others would follow this personâEUR(TM)s lead and soon the engravings became a jumble of drawings...
Pictures of Australian WWI Submarine Wreck May Shed New Light on How It Met Its Sad Fate
Science & Tech  (tags: history, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 days ago - abc.net.au
The vessel disappeared in September 1914, with all 35 crew on board, and its fate was Australia's greatest naval mystery until December last year, when the submarine wreck was found near Duke of York Island in Papua New Guinea's east coast.....
The Head of An Emperor, the Shrine of a God: Two Contrasting Finds at the Egyptian Sites of Luxor and Aswan
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Marty
- 2 days ago - ancient-origins.net
Recent discoveries at two of the major ancient sites in Egypt emphasize the diversity of culture and power that existed in the region over time. In Aswan, the head of a marble statue of the Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius was uncovered....
Huge UK Archaeology Excavations Project Unearths Prehistoric, Roman, Anglo-Saxon, and Medieval Sites!
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 28 days ago - ancient-origins.net
One of the largest archaeology projects in the UK has revealed Anglo Saxon settlements, a Roman military camp, remnants of a Medieval village, and a wealth of archaeological treasures. ThatâEUR(TM)s quite a lot for what first appeared as flat Cambridgeshire...
Neanderthals Cared for Each Other and Survived Into Old Age âEUR" New Research
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Marty
- 15 days ago - ancient-origins.net
When we think of Neanderthals, we often imagine these distant ancestors of ours to be rather brutish, dying at a young age and ultimately becoming extinct. But new findings show that at least some of these ancient Neanderthals survived....
Dozens Of Giant âEUR~LostâEUR(TM) Nazca Geoglyphs Unearthed By Drones In Peru
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 19 days ago - ancientpages.com
There seems to be no ending to the amount of Nazca geoglyphs. As many as 50 giants figures have been unearthed by drones, Peruvian archaeologists report....
 

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