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British and Finnish scientists have uncovered evidence of milk consumption in Finland as far back as 2500 BC, by analyzing fragments of prehistoric pottery.
Just feet away from the onetime plantation home of Francis Scott Key's grandmother in Millersville, field techs were hard at work Friday on a significant archaeological find.
Archaeologists work on a site at the plantation home of Francis Scott Key's grandmother, where they've found many historical treasures.
The Guardian reports that Mike Heyworth, the president of the Council for British Archaeology , made a startling discovery on his own street as he walked home from work.
The discovery of a Schistosomiasis parasite egg in a 6,200 year-old grave in Syria may be the earliest evidence that agricultural irrigation systems in the Middle East region contributed to a vast spread of disease.
A team of archaeologists has been excavating the yard of a west suburban home for the past two weeks, after the residents unearthed several graves from a 19th century cemetery.
THE British Museum's "Treasures of Tutankhamun" show in 1972 was the world's first blockbuster exhibition.
Archaeologists working on the Athenree Homestead have uncovered a number of features associated with the earliest days of the landmark Western Bay of Plenty building.
Area counties get historical preservation grants The grants are worth up to $10,000 for a total of $420,777 given Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/07/31/area-counties-get-historical-preservation-grants/13432285/ In Stearns County, St. Cloud State University was awarded $9,996 to hire an archaeologist ... (more)
Excavations at the World Trade Center site uncovered the remains of a ship built with timber harvested in the early 1770s.
Amazing UNESCO World Heritage sites in North America From Pennsylvania to Puerto Rico, these are places we can explore, understand and learn from the past.
Researchers conducting excavations in bogs near Skanderborg in eastern Jutland have uncovered evidence of what they believed to be ritual pagan violence inflicted on the corpses of some of the warriors who fell in a major battle during the Iron Age, sometime around the birth of Christ.
The remarkably rich heritage of Norfolk has seen more than 15,000 archaeological finds reported to council experts in just 12 months - a rate of about 40 a day.
Throughout estate lands across the country, archaeologists have been unearthing relics of an era when masters and labourers lived and worked respectively on the cocoa estate.
Research and recovery of historic shipwrecks experts Seafarer Exploration Corporation says that Seafarer's Quest, LLC has successfully been granted a three year research permit for the shipwreck site south of Cape Canaveral from the Florida Bureau of Archaeology Research.
Archaeologists have found an ancient fragment of ivory belonging to a 40,000 year old animal figurine.
Updated: Sat Aug 02, 2014 01:02 am
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