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2000-year-old birthplace of Roman emperor Vespasian found


January 28th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Rome, January 28 (ANI): Reports indicate that an international team of archaeologists has claimed to have unearthed the 2000-year-old birthplace of the Roman emperor, Vespasian, north of the Italian capital.Vespasian ruled the ... Read more...

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Lara Croft named most successful babe in computer game history


January 21st, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): Fictional British archaeologist Lara Croft is the most successful stunner in computer game history.And it is so because, the babe, played by Angelina Jolie, 34, in the ... Read more...

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Ancient Chinese statues belong to Greek God of Love, says archaeologist


December 2nd, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, December 2 (ANI): An archaeologist has said that two mysterious bronze statues unearthed in central China's Henan Province in the 1980s have found to belong to Eros, the Greek God ... Read more...

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“Lost legs” of 12th century Buddhist sculpture discovered in Cambodia


September 30th, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Phnom Penh (Cambodia), September 30 (ANI): The legs of a 12th century sandstone carving of the Buddhist deity Hevajra, which were missing, have been recovered from a historic site in Siem Reap ... 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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Recovered fragments of 3,000 yr old papyrus may shed new light on Egyptian history


February 28th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Archaeologists in Italy have recovered new papyrus fragments, dating back to 3,000 years, which may finally help solve a century-old puzzle, shedding new light on ancient Egyptian ... Read more...

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Stone inscription solves mystery of King Tuts father


December 18th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): New evidence in the form of an inscribed limestone block in Egypt might have solved the mystery about the identity of boy pharaoh King Tutankhamuns father.The best-known ... Read more...

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Proof for Persian Gulfs name exists in all historical records, says archaeologist


December 15th, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Dec 15 (ANI): An archaeologist has said that the name Persian Gulf has a historical root and has been registered in all historical documents and texts, and so, efforts to ... Read more...

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Tutankhamuns mummified fetuses to get paternity test


August 7th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 7 (ANI): Egyptian scientists are doing DNA tests on stillborn children found in Tutankhamuns tomb in the hope of confirming if they are the pharoahs offspring and confirming his ... Read more...

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Archaeologist inspired from Indiana Jones explores ancient city in Turkmenistan


May 26th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by admin
Ottawa, May 26 (ANI): Inspired by the fictional Indiana Jones, a British archaeologist is exploring an ancient city along the Silk Road in Turkmenistan, which was once a thriving metropolis.According to ... Read more...

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Chinas equivalent of Sistine Chapel in peril


November 24th, 2007 - 4:04 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov.24 (ANI): The Mogao Caves, on the route of the old Silk Road, have been called the Chinese equivalent of the Sistine Chapel. Now conservationists are racing to save them ... Read more...

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King Tut’s transfer is for its protection, Scientists say.


November 14th, 2007 - 8:29 am ICT by admin
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World to see ‘true face’ of King Tut


November 14th, 2007 - 2:40 am ICT by admin
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3000-year-old mystery behind King Tut’s untimely death resolved


November 14th, 2007 - 2:38 am ICT by admin
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Pharaoh Tut’s bare face to go on public display for the first time


November 14th, 2007 - 1:57 am ICT by admin
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