Friday, December 15, 2017

New aerial photograph of Stone Structures in Saudi Arabia

New aerial photographs taken by researchers between Oct 27-29 showing stone structures and natural features in Saudi Arabia.

https://www.livescience.com/61203-ancient-stone-structures-saudi-arabia-photos.html

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tomb full of Incredible Food Vessels Discovered in China

Dating back around 3,100 years the bronze food vessels found in this tomb have incredible designs.

https://www.livescience.com/61170-china-tomb-full-of-soup-bowls.html

Friday, December 8, 2017

Provenance of 4th century 'Santa Claus' Bone Revealed

The 4th century 'Santa Claus' bone tested by Oxford went viral over the internet this week. Live Science reveals the provenance of the artifact.

https://www.livescience.com/61146-origins-of-santa-claus-bone.html

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Medieval Stone carved with Runes found in Oslo

This stone carved with runes was recently discovered by archaeologists during an excavation in Oslo. 

https://www.livescience.com/61100-mysterious-rune-stone-norway.html

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

The Real Story Behind Turkey's "Underwater Castle"

Archaeologists interviewed say that much of it may be medieval. The site was mentioned in reports in the 50s and 60s which discuss a medieval structure that has re-used Urartian blocks.

https://www.livescience.com/61038-real-story-of-ancient-underwater-castle.html

Monday, November 20, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

260 Buddhist Statues & Remains of Buddha Discovered in China

More than 260 Buddhist statues and the cremated remains of what a 1,000 year-old inscription claims is the Buddha have been discovered in a village in China.

https://www.livescience.com/60933-cremated-remains-of-buddha-found.html