Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Ancient Egyptian Carving Reveals Couple that someone wanted to obliterate in afterlife

An intentionally damaged 3,500 year-old Egyptian carving reveals a couple whom someone tried to obliterate in the afterlife.

https://www.livescience.com/64514-ancient-egyptian-carving-afterlife.html

Thursday, January 3, 2019

2,300 year-old fortress Discovered at Berenike

A 2,300 year-old fortress that guarded Berenike, an ancient port located in Egypt by the Red Sea, has been uncovered.

https://www.livescience.com/64407-ancient-egypt-fortress-war-elephants.html

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Newly Discovered Incantation Describes Creature called the "Devourer"

A 2,800 year-old incantation, written in Aramaic, was recently discovered by archaeologists at the site of Zincirli in Turkey.

https://www.livescience.com/64362-ancient-aramaic-incantation-describes-devourer.html

Friday, December 7, 2018

The man who saw Ethiopia's "Ark of the Covenant"

In this article I report on Edward Ullendorff, a professor at the University of London who saw Ethiopia's closely guarded "Ark of the Covenant" during WW2. The ark is said to be in Our Lady of Zion in Aksum, Ethiopia.

https://www.livescience.com/64256-ark-of-the-covenant-location.html

Friday, November 30, 2018

Two New Caves Near Qumran May have held Dead Sea Scrolls

Archaeologists are searching for Dead Sea Scrolls in two recently discovered caves near Qumran. Both caves have evidence that they held scrolls in the past.

https://www.livescience.com/64200-dead-sea-scrolls-caves-discovered.html

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Gold Fever Hits Middle East Treasure Looters

Several major finds in this story:

https://www.livescience.com/64130-middle-east-looters-spirit-possession.html

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Mini-Terracotta Army Discovered in China

A 2,100 year-old pit filled with chariots and small sculptures of infantry, cavalry, watchtowers, servants and musicians has been discovered in China.

https://www.livescience.com/64071-mini-terracotta-army-discovered-china.html

https://www.livescience.com/64064-photos-mini-terracotta-army.html