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Rocks are his life. And now, this bespectacled, erudite resident of Hazaribagh, a self-taught 'megalithic explorer', is going to Spain to tell the world about his life's learning.
A group of international experts is traveling across Haiti to examine the country's archaeological sites and develop a plan to better protect them.
College students have always had a taste for beer, and archaeologists have uncovered new evidence at the College of William and Mary to prove it.
ADVANCE FOR MONDAY, SEPT. 1, AND THEREAFTER - In this photo taken on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, Colonial Williamsburg archaeologist, Andrew Edwards displays artifacts from a dig next to the Wren Building on the campus of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Va.
Fearful of losing their culture and land, ethnic Maya people in Guatemala -- who have faced centuries of discrimination themselves -- drove out a group of 230 ultra-Orthodox Jews, experts say.
In the Mayan ceremonial center of CopA n in Honduras, an ancient temple has been covered and preserved over the centuries by the builders themselves.
Darren Cleveland, left, hands his delighted grandmother Mary Cleveland a wooden bowl with a bent wood rim to hold as they attend the show and tell for the Nunalleq archaeological site on Wednesday, August 27, 2014, in Quinhagak.
Around 700 hundred years ago the Dorset people vanished from the face of the Arctic.
According to the Bible, a new Jewish Temple must exist during our time. It will be one of the critical signs for the end times According to the Bible, a new Jewish Temple must exist during our time.
An ancient settlement of the South Caucasus, referring to the Neolithic period, was discovered in Azerbaijani Tovuz region, Turkel TV regional channel reported Aug. 30. The settlement, discovered during excavations in the Haji Alemkhanli village, dates from the end of the seventh millennium BC.
They're going to have to start issuing licenses to all these filmmakers who insist on shooting their movies in the shaky-cam "found footage" format.
One test hole revealed a below-ground disturbance covering the entire floor of that hole during the fifth day of an archaeological dig in Springettsbury Township, and the feature will be explored when work resumes Tuesday.
SYNOPSIS: Archaeologist Scarlett Marlowe is in hot pursuit of alchemist Nicolas Flamel's legendary Philosopher's Stone the fabled artifact that has been said to turn metal into gold and grant eternal life to whoever possesses it.
Over the last decade, Kirit Mankodi, a Mumbai-based professor of Archaeology has been working hard to help recover the country's stolen heritage and create an online profile of stolen Indian artworks In January 2014, Indian newspapers reported the return of three stolen sculptures - two amorous couples , and a stone sculpture of a male deity from ... (more)
MARK COLVIN: 2014 has been an awful year for news. The disappearance of one Malaysian plane, the shooting down of another, the looming possible war between Russia and Ukraine, the rise of the genocidal, fanatical, merciless so-called Islamic State and the spread of ebola have just been part of an almost uninterrupted diet of news media misery.
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