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Ancient altar for human sacrifices found in Peru


April 4th, 2012 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, April 4 (IANS/EFE) A group of Peruvian archaeologists found a 1,500-year-old altar for human sacrifices on the top of a hill in the northern region of La Libertad, the ... Read more...

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Traces of ancient civilisation found in Chinese desert


October 18th, 2011 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 18 (IANS) Archaeologists have discovered 10 sites of ancient civilisation in the Badain Jaran desert, China's third largest desert.An archaeological team composed of 11 experts from Inner Mongolia, ... Read more...

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Irish archaeologists say Spanish Armada wreck found


August 6th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Dublin, Aug 6 (IANS) Underwater archaeologists in Ireland believe they may have discovered a sunken 16th century Spanish Armada vessel off the north coast.In the course of a dive survey ... Read more...

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Oldest remains of Caspian Horse unearthed in Iran


May 1st, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has discovered the oldest remains of Caspian horse, also known as the Mazandaran horse, during their eighth season of archaeological research in Gohar Tappeh, ... Read more...

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Headless Egypt king statue could give clues to Cleopatra’s tomb


November 19th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A headless statue of a Greek king has been discovered in the ruins of an ancient Egyptian temple, adding to evidence that the structure could be the ... Read more...

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Oldest known stone axe discovered in Northern Territory


November 5th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 05 (ANI): A piece of stone axe, discovered in the Northern Territory, is believed to be the oldest of its type in the world.The piece, dated at 35,500 years old, ... Read more...

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Australian Aborigines reachedmerica first?


October 1st, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 1 (ANI): Scientists have discovered hundreds of skulls in Central and South America, some dating back to over 11,000 years ago, that have cranial features distinctive to Australian Aborigines.The oldest ... Read more...

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Nefertiti’s bust reveals she wasn’t the beauty as believed


September 20th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 20 (ANI): A scan of ancient beauty Nefertiti's bust, one of the world's most famous objects, has revealed that the Egyptian queen actually had a bent nose and even had ... Read more...

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Chinese archaeologists excavate millennium-old Buddhist temples


August 24th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug.24 (ANI): Archaeological excavations have been launched at the Damagou Tuopulukedun Buddhist Temple Site in China's Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region.According to sources, a Xinjiang archaeological team from the Institute of Archaeology ... Read more...

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Egypt discovers 2,000-year-old bronze coins


April 23rd, 2010 - 5:23 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, April 23 (IANS) Archaeologists have discovered bronze coins dating back to the era of King Ptolemy III Euergetes who ruled Egypt in the 3rd century B.C., a media report said. An Egyptian ... Read more...

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Archaeologists to embark on investigation into Shakespeare’s later life


March 11th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 11(ANI): Archaeologists are all set to start a ground-breaking investigation into Shakespeare's later life in Stratford-upon-Avon, UK.According to a report in Response Source, the archaeological dig will take place at ... Read more...

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Massive 1-ton statue of Egyptian pharaoh found deep in Sudan


January 10th, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 10 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has found a massive one ton statue of the Egyptian pharaoh Taharqa, deep in Sudan.Taharqa was a pharaoh of the 25th dynasty of Egypt ... Read more...

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Ancient child’s coffin unearthed in southwestern Iran


January 4th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, January 4 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has unearthed an ancient coffin bearing a skeleton of a child buried in a Parthian mound in Khuzestan Province, southwestern Iran.The team, which ... Read more...

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Ancient tomb of Chinese general Cao Cao is genuine, say experts


December 31st, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 31 (ANI): Experts have determined that the third century tomb of Chinese politician and general Cao Cao, who was infamous in East Asia for his Machiavellian tactics, is authentic.The tomb, ... Read more...

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Archaeological cemetery dating back to Romanian era unearthed in Syria


November 26th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 26 (ANI): The Syrian national archaeological team has unearthed an important and unique archaeological cemetery dating back to the Romanian era at the village of Ma'rin al-Jabal, southeast of the ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover three Byzantine era tombs in Syrian cave


November 16th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 16 (ANI): An archaeological team has discovered three Byzantine era tombs in a cave in Wadi al-Zahab, Syria.According to a report in Global Arab Network, the tombs were found ... Read more...

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Cyrus the Greats’ palace in Iran on verge of total destruction


October 5th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 5 (ANI): Reports indicate that Cyrus the Greats' palace in Iran is on the verge of total destruction if no action is taken soon.According to the Persian service of CHN, ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover gemstone carrying portrait of Alexander the Great


September 16th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 16 (ANI): An archaeological team, during excavations in Israel, has discovered a gemstone that has a portrait of Alexander the Great engraved on it.The excavations at Tel Dor were carried ... Read more...

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Archaeologists claim discovery of medieval stone castle in England


August 21st, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 21 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has uncovered what they believe could be remains of the only medieval stone castle in South Northamptonshire, UK.According to a report in the Northampton ... Read more...

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5th century skeleton found in Byzantine cathedral in Syria


August 17th, 2009 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 17 (ANI): An archaeological team has unearthed a cathedral with a skeleton remains in it in Tal Al-Hasaka site, north eastern Syria, dating back to the Byzantine era during the ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover full Roman bath suite in the Isle of Wight


August 17th, 2009 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 17 (ANI): A team of professional archaeologists, along with volunteers, has discovered a full Roman bath suite, complete with hot baths and a cold plunge pool, in the town of ... Read more...

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Partho-Sasanian architectural remains found in Iran’s Ultan Fortress


August 17th, 2009 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 17 (ANI): A new season of excavations at the ancient citadel of Ultan Fortress in Iran has led to discoveries of architectural antiquities spanning from the Parthian dynasty (248 BCE-224 ... Read more...

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Archaeological dig reveals secrets of ‘green’ monks


August 5th, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Dublin, August 5 (ANI): An archaeological dig has unearthed evidence about a monastic order with a "green agenda" in medieval County Meath in Ireland, where a group of monks dependent on handouts ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover nymph sanctuary in Central Bulgaria


July 27th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Sofia (Bulgaria), July 27 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has found a sanctuary in Central Bulgaria where the nymph cult used to be celebrated in ancient times.According to a report in the ... Read more...

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Archaeologists on verge of discovering only known tomb of Aztec king


July 14th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): With the discovery of a richly decorated canine skeleton near a sealed entrance near Mexico's Templo Mayor (Great Temple), an archaeological team might be on the verge ... Read more...

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China to begin fresh excavation of terracotta army site


June 9th, 2009 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Xi'an (China), June 9 (Xinhua) Chinese archaeologists are preparing for another excavation at the famous terracotta army site, hoping to find more clay figures and unravel some of the mysteries left ... Read more...

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Artifacts unearthed in Abu Dhabi date back to Late Stone Age


June 9th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, June 9 (ANI): In different surveys and excavations carried out in different parts in Abu Dhabi, archaeologists have unearthed priceless artifacts that date back to the Late Stone Age.According to ... Read more...

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5 ancient tombs of Song and Ming Dynasties discovered in China


May 29th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Shanghai, May 29 (ANI): An archaeological team has discovered five ancient tombs of the Song and Ming dynasties in Huai'an, east China's Jiangsu Province.According to a report in Shanghai Daily, the burial ... Read more...

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2,000 year-old megalith discovered in Vietnam


May 22nd, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Hanoi (Vietnam), May 22 (ANI): Researchers from the Vietnam Archaeology Institute and the Hanoi University of Culture have discovered a megalith of nearly 2,000 years old in Tao Dao district, Vinh Phuc ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover pottery from 3rd millennium BC in UAE


May 18th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 18 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has discovered pieces of pottery dating back to the third millennium BC, among other finds in Al Dour area of in Umm Al Quwain ... Read more...

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Roman Emperor Trajan’s Palace discovered in Romania


May 16th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Bucharest (Romania), May 16 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered, in southeastern county of Caras-Severin in Romania, a complex structure estimated to be 2,000 years old belonging to Emperor Trajan of the Roman empire.The ... Read more...

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Prehistoric fishing tackle found in Egypt


May 13th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, May 13 (ANI): An Egyptian archaeological team has found prehistoric fishing gear, sewing equipment and jewellery all made from animal bones, as well as pottery and coins, near an oasis ... Read more...

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Ancient medieval buildings found beneath Cathedral Square in Britain


April 29th, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 29 (ANI): Archaeologists excavating beneath Cathedral Square in Peterborough, UK, have found the remains of ancient medieval buildings.Up to six archaeologists a day have been working on the site for ... Read more...

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Nomadic settlements discovered in western Iran


March 19th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 19 (ANI): An archaeological team has discovered architectural remains and earthenware dating back to Parthian and Sasanian dynasties in western Iran.The findings are part of the first season of ... Read more...

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Ancient 5,000 year-old seal dating back to Bronze Age discovered in Abu Dhabi


March 2nd, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Abu Dhabi, March 2 (ANI): An archaeological team has found an ancient stone cylinder seal in UAE (United Arab Emirates) dating back to the beginning of the local Bronze Age, around ... Read more...

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