Numerous society outings were held throughout the academic year.
October 27th, 1946 – The Wedge Tomb at Ballyedmonduff
November 10th, 1946 – The Bronze Age tomb at Tibradden and other nearby monuments… 138 more words
Archaeologists are aiming to remove and clean up to 500 coins a week for the next three years from a hoard found encased in mud, Jersey Heritage says. 15 more words
New analyses of tiny fossil mammals from Glamorgan, South Wales are shedding light on the function and diets of our earliest ancestors, a team reports. Mammals and their immediate ancestors from the Jurassic period (201-145 million years ago) developed new characteristics – such as better hearing and teeth capable of precise chewing. 474 more words
Archeologists: Antiquity dates back to 5th or 6th millennium, hundreds of years before metal was previously believed to be used.
The ancestors of today’s crocodiles colonized the seas during warm phases and became extinct during cold phases, according to a new Anglo-French study which establishes a link between marine crocodilian diversity and the evolution of sea temperature over a period of more than 140 million years. 544 more words