Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Secretary of State John Kerry will sign an agreement with Egypt's foreign minister that will impose restrictions on the import of Egyptian artifacts into the US. Since 2011 over $143 million worth of Egyptian artifacts have been imported into the US from Egypt. Both governments hope that the restrictions will help curtail the looting that has plagued Egypt since the 2011 revolution.
Posted by Owen Jarus at 8:45 AM
Monday, November 21, 2016
Thousands of inscriptions & petroglyphs dating back around 2,000 years have been discovered in the Jebel Qurma area of Jordan's Black Desert. They tell of a time when the area was more hospitable.
Posted by Owen Jarus at 7:04 AM
Monday, November 14, 2016
A stone complex, covering 120 hectares and dating back around 1,500 years has been discovered near the eastern shore of the Caspian Sea in Kazakhstan. Stone Carvings and the remains of a silver saddle are among some of the discoveries.
Posted by Owen Jarus at 7:43 AM
Monday, October 31, 2016
Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered a tableau containing over 120 Egyptian boats in a building built near the tomb of Senwosret III. It dates back more than 3,800 years.
Posted by Owen Jarus at 7:11 AM
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
A 2,700 year-old Hebrew papyrus revealed today in Jerusalem may be a modern day forgery.
Posted by Owen Jarus at 12:09 PM
Monday, October 17, 2016
Scientists are raising doubts about the claim of two newly discovered voids in the Great Pyramid.
Posted by Owen Jarus at 12:18 PM
Monday, October 10, 2016
25 New Dead Sea Scrolls have been revealed leaving scholars with a series of mysteries. The story was published as three interlinked articles.
Posted by Owen Jarus at 8:07 AM