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Egypt discovers 3,000-year-old tomb of nobleman

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

LUXOR, Egypt (REUTERS) – Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed the tomb of a nobleman from more than 3,000 years ago, the latest in a series of major discoveries of ancient relics that Egypt hopes will revive a tourist business that has been hit by political instability. 193 more words

Current Affairs

Through a Glass Darkly

Opaque

Iron Age mirror   Copyright: Wessex Archaeology

Archaeologists look back in time and help us discover life-like conditions of days gone by.  Stone, pottery and glass hold up pretty well over the centuries.   842 more words

Editorials

Orkney - 5,000-Year-Old Temple Complex

More or less 5 months ago I read on a National Geographic magazine, about the Orkney excavation side and the archaeological works held there. It’s a really interesting subject that I would like to share with you. 413 more words

European History

Physical evidence of Jesus’ life revealed

The Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) offered a glimpse of nails used in crucifixions in and around Jerusalem and Galilee during the first century C.E.

AFP reported the IAA opened its storerooms to reveal recent archaeological discoveries. 541 more words

Catholic And Proud

An international congress brings together in Tarragona the best prehistorians about Africa

This is the 3rd Meeting of African Prehistory that will be held in the auditorium of the “Paraninfo Rectorado” of the Universitat Rovira i Virgili on 28 and 29 March… 372 more words

Research

4,000 year-old decorated dolmen discovered in Israel

 

The 4,000 year-old decorated dolmen discovered in Israel

Image credit Gonen Sharon, Tel Hai College

 

Ginger Perales, writing in the New Historian, reports on the discovery of a decorated dolmen in the Galilee area of Israel – 100 more words

Archaeology