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Bronze age cities built by Aryans discovered


October 4th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 4 (IANS) Archaeologists have discovered bronze age cities built by the Aryans in a remote Russian region, dating back to the beginning of Western civilisation in Europe. Archaeologists have identified ... Read more...

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3,500-year-old bracelet found in Israel


August 3rd, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Aug 3 (IANS) Israeli authorities Tuesday announced the discovery of a unique bracelet in an excavation in northern Israel, dating back to the late Bronze Age. The "extraordinarily well preserved" ancient bronze ... Read more...

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Did small size prompt the theft of King Tut’s penis?


June 30th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 30 (ANI): Tutankhamun's penis could have been stolen because the Egyptian boy king was allegedly less-than-endowed.According to Time magazine, a report in The New Scientist presents the possibility of ... Read more...

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Pagan burial altar unearthed in Israel


May 29th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 29 (ANI): A 2,000-year-old altar has been found in an Israeli cemetery, according to archaeologists.The 24-inch-high granite structure, decorated with carvings of three bull heads, ribbons, and laurel wreaths, ... Read more...

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40,000-yr-old site in Australia may hold world’s southernmost traces of early human life


March 11th, 2010 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 11(ANI): Reports indicate that Australian archaeologists have uncovered a 40,000-year-old tribal meeting ground, which they believe is the world's southernmost site of early human life.The site appears to have been ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover huge 2,500-year-old tomb near Cairo


January 5th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 5 (ANI): A team of archaeologists has claimed to have discovered the largest known tomb in the ancient necropolis of Sakkara, to the south of Cairo in Egypt.According to ... Read more...

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Marble head of Roman Emperor Titus found


June 25th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Archaeologists have unearthed a hoard of ancient Roman treasures, including a marble head of the Roman emperor Titus, during an excavation outside the southern Italian city of Naples. ... Read more...

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Egyptian dig may reveal tombs of Anthony and Cleopatra


April 16th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 16 (ANI): Archaeologists are all set to search three sites in Egypt that they say may contain the tomb of doomed lovers Anthony and Cleopatra.According to a report ... Read more...

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Archaeologists unearth 2,600 year-old chamber of mummies in Egypt


February 10th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): In a rare find, archaeologists have discovered more than 20 mummies in a burial chamber in Egypt, dating back at least 2,600 years.According to a report ... Read more...

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5,500-years-old cave houses found in China


January 26th, 2009 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
Xi'an, Jan 26 (Xinhua) Archaeologists have unearthed the earliest man-made cave houses and privately-owned pottery workshops in China which date back 5,500 years.After four years of excavation, a row of 17 cave ... Read more...

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Ancient ruins in Peru may reveal fate of Moche sex and sacrifice culture


December 18th, 2008 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered the ruins of an ancient city in Peru that they hope might finally answer questions about the fate of the Moche culture, which was ... Read more...

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Villainous Blackbeard may be innocent of one of the most notorious charges against him


December 8th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): A new research has found that Blackbeard, one of the most feared pirates in history, may be innocent of one of the most notorious charges against him, ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover part of Colchester’s ancient Roman wall


March 20th, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by admin
London, March 20 (ANI): Archaeologists have discovered a part of the ancient Roman wall of Colchester, the oldest recorded Roman town in Britain.Parts of the South Gate in the town were ... Read more...

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Mysterious pyramid complex in Peru reveals details of an ancient culture


February 21st, 2008 - 3:50 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 21 (ANI): Construction crews working in the province of Piura, on the coast of Peru, have discovered a mysterious pyramid complex, marking what could be a vast ceremonial site of ... Read more...

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UK’s Fleet Street behind King Tut’s fatal curse story


November 14th, 2007 - 10:24 am ICT by admin
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