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Concord Man Finds Spearhead That Dates Back Thousands of Years
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 hours ago - concordmonitor.com
Harry Lewis, the owner of Lewis Farm on Silk Farm Road, was using an excavator to extract fine sand more than 10 feet beneath the surface. He was planning to use the sand to make adobe for a project, and drove five truckloads of the stuff about...
Images in Roman Mosaics Meant to Dispel the Envious
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 hours ago - eurekalert.org
Driving away bad luck, the evil eye and, in short, envious people -- this was one of the purposes of mosaics in Ancient Rome, according to research coordinated by Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, which analyzed rituals and magic practices in these...
Discovery of Official Clay Seals Support Existence of Biblical Kings David and Solomon, Archaeologists Say
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 hours ago - sciencedaily.com
Six official clay seals found by an archaeological team at a small site in Israel offer evidence that supports the existence of biblical kings David and Solomon
Anubis And The 8 Million Mummy Army
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 hours ago - science20.com
Underneath the ancient royal buried ground of Saqqara in the Egyptian desert lies something even creepier than mummies that might come back to life...
'Bronze Age Burial Site' in Suffolk Spotted on Google Maps
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 3 hours ago - bbc.com
A metal detectorist has discovered a possible Bronze Age burial site while browsing on an aerial mapping website...
Indonesian Cave Art Among Science's Top 10 Breakthroughs of 2014
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1 day ago - popular-archaeology.com
The journal Science has announced its top 10 scientific breakthroughs of the year. Not surprisingly, the headline-making news of the Rosetta deep space probe's approach to the comet known as 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko and the subsequent landing...
2000-Year-Old Seeds Bring An Extinct Tree Back to Life
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1 day ago - irisharchaeology.ie
This unassuming looking plant is the only living representative of the Judean Date Palm, a species of tree, which became extinct in antiquity. It was grown from one of a collection of seeds found inside a pottery jar at Masada, a historic mountain...
   
 
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