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  1. Re-enactors endanger Battle of Hastings siteRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    Regular re-enactments of the Battle of Hastings witnessed by hordes of spectators may be endangering the archaeology of the historic site, but work by a team from the University of Huddersfield, led by Dr. Glenn Foard, is working to discover genuine artifacts from the battlefield.


  2. As Above, So Below Movie ReviewRead the original story

    1 hr ago |

    ... horror thrillers. 'As Above, So Below' follows University College London professor Scarlett (Perdita Weeks), an archaeology and historical enthusiast who has two doctorate degrees, speaks six languages and is a black belt in Capoeira. Determined to ...


  3. Traveling Washington's Kitsap Peninsula: Chief Seattle and Old Man HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... park to gain perspective on the importance of what happened there. Currently the museum has an exhibit, The Archaeology of Old Man House , on display through October 20th. Read the story and see the artifacts and you will understand the importance ...


  4. Historic Site: The Church Commissioners have put Binchester Roman Fort up for saleRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    ... which would result in them being the only potential purchasers of the site." Dr David Petts, lecturer in archaeology at Durham University, who has been project co-ordinator on the Binchester excavation, said: "Binchester is one of the best-preserved ...


  5. In 224 years, Va. tomb has seen war, hippies. And now public-private partnership.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Prince William County, its current leaders say, has been home to only one U.S. senator in the 225-year history of Congress.


  6. New Melones gets lowerRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    Parts of a structure from old Melones can be found near old Highway 49. The Bureau of Reclamation is encouraging visitors to not remove items found at New Melones during the drought.


  7. Museum to display 6,500-year-old human skeletonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KBCI CBS 2

    The public will soon get to see an ancient human skeleton recently rediscovered in a Philadelphia museum's storage room.


  8. The Search for Clovis People in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Archaeology

    ... es today," he added. For the latest on how archaeologists are rethinking the early history of the New World, see ARCHAEOLOGY's special section "


  9. Genes show mysterious - paleoEskimos' survived 4,000 years until sudden demiseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    New genetic research on ancient bones reveals that a prehistoric population of hunters migrated into the high Arctic of North America and Greenland and survived for 4,000 years in almost complete isolation from the rest of humanity.


  10. Review: 'As Above, So Below' Refreshes Found Footage with AdventureRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    The use of found footage has become a bit of an eye-rolling endeavor in horror, almost nearly as much as the penchant that iconic horror slashers like Michael Myers and Jason Vorhees have for defying death.


  11. 'As Above, So Below' seeks but doesn't find horror in Paris catacombsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    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.


  12. Art MovementsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Hyperallergic

    The National Museum of Iraq reopened this week for the first time since the US invasion in 2003 , when it sustained heavy looting after the American military failed to secure the site.


  13. Movie Review: As Above, So BelowRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Entertainment Weekly

    It has been 15 years since The Blair Witch Project . That decade and a half has seen the rise of a number of cinematic It has been 15 years since The Blair Witch Project .


  14. 'As Above/So Below' Review: They Went Down TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Film School Rejects

    Scarlett Marlowe is an archaeologist on a dual-purposed mission. She's searching for the long-fabled Philosopher's Stone, an archaic relic capable of transmuting metals into gold and granting immortality, but she's also hoping to prove her father's theories right in order to clear his name tarnished by a descent into supposed madness that ended in ... (more)


  15. 'The November Man,' 'As Above/So Below,' 'Ghostbusters': Review RevueRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

    This week at the multiplex, we've got a spy on the run , some haunted explorers , and four supernatural elimination specialists .


  16. 'Pompeii of the North' up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... of the site would be lost" if the sites are sold to different developers. Dr David Petts, lecturer in archaeology at Durham University, has called Binchester "one of the best preserved Roman archaeological sites in Britain". Clubs' outlay was down ...


  17. Finds from local dig go on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Haverhill Today

    Finds from the Big Village Dig that took place in West Wickham in July 2013, will be presented at a public meeting in West Wickham Village Hall at 3.15pm on Sunday, August 31. The dig turned up a wide range of flora, fauna, pottery and flint from 18 test pits in West Wickham, Burton End and Streetly End, The meeting on Sunday will have experts on ... (more)


  18. As Above/So BelowRead the original story

    11 hrs ago |

    Archaeologist Scarlett Marlowe has devoted her whole life to finding one of history's greatest treasures: Flamel's Philosopher's Stone.


  19. Historical archaeologist explores what may have been the realities of iconic Santa Fe buildingRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    She's not talking about the effects of smoking herbal products, but about a potential response in the same category as "tarred and feathered" from an angry crowd.


  20. The Archaeology of The Sandy Hook Proving Grounds, Part IRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    The Sandy Hook peninsula is one of the region's most popular recreation destinations, but few people realize that it is actually a part of Middletown Township.