breaking news

Welcome to HeritageDaily.com

HeritageDaily is an online magazine and journal, dedicated to the historic sciences.

From archaeology news & heritage features through to related sub disciplines such as

discoveries in palaeontogy and anthropology news.

 

ARCHAEOLOGY NEWS

ANTHROPOLOGY NEWS

Anthropology Unveils clues about Roman gladiators’ eating habits
0

Anthropology Unveils clues about Roman gladiators’ eating habits

October 20th, 2014 | by archaeologynews
It has been found that Roman gladiators consumed a mostly vegetarian diet and drank ashes after training as a tonic. These are the findings of anthropological investigations carried out on bones of warriors discovered during...
Ancient Human Genome from Southern Africa throws light on our origins
0

Ancient Human Genome from Southern Africa throws light on our origins

September 29th, 2014 | by archaeologynews
The skeleton of a man who walked the earth 2,330 years ago in the southernmost tip of Africa tells us about ourselves as humans, and sheds some crucial light on our earliest common genetic...

PALAEOANTHROPOLOGY NEWS

GEOLOGY NEWS

Secrets of Dinosaur Ecology discovered in fragile amber
0

Secrets of Dinosaur Ecology discovered in fragile amber

October 21st, 2014 | by archaeologynews
The research conducted by Ryan McKellar’s sounds like it could of come straight out of Jurassic Park: he studies pieces of amber found buried with dinosaur skeletons. However, instead of re-creating dinosaurs, McKellar uses the...
Journey to the centre of the earth
0

Journey to the centre of the earth

October 17th, 2014 | by archaeologynews
UCSB geochemist uses helium and lead isotopes to obtain a better understanding of the makeup of the planet’s deep...

PALAEONTOLOGY NEWS

Kung Fu Stegosaur
0

Kung Fu Stegosaur

October 22nd, 2014 | by archaeologynews
Stegosaurs have in the past been presented to us as lumbering plant eaters, but in reality they were lethal fighters when...
Secrets of Dinosaur Ecology discovered in fragile amber
0

Secrets of Dinosaur Ecology discovered in fragile amber

October 21st, 2014 | by archaeologynews
The research conducted by Ryan McKellar’s sounds like it could of come straight out of Jurassic Park: he studies pieces of...
Extinct giant kangaroos may have been hop-less
0

Extinct giant kangaroos may have been hop-less

October 16th, 2014 | by archaeologynews
Stiff backs and strong joints show that giant kangaroos may have walked instead of...
Ancient fossils confirmed among our strangest cousins
0

Ancient fossils confirmed among our strangest cousins

October 15th, 2014 | by archaeologynews
Over 100 years has passed since their discovery, yet some of the world’s most bizarre fossils have just been identified as...

HERITAGE NEWS

New Online Encyclopaedia Devoted to World War I is Now Accessible
0

New Online Encyclopaedia Devoted to World War I is Now Accessible

October 9th, 2014 | by archaeologynews
A new encyclopaedia includes contributions from 1,000 experts from 54...
SEEMPUBS: maximum energy savings with minimum interventions for historic buildings
0

SEEMPUBS: maximum energy savings with minimum interventions for historic buildings

October 1st, 2014 | by archaeologynews
Europe’s historic buildings attract visitors from across the world. However, keeping the popular historic sites energy-efficient without significant construction works can be somewhat of a challenge. The EU-funded project...

NATURAL WORLD NEWS

FUN & INTERESTING

  • 10 must see historic walls
    2
    August 7th, 2014

    10 must see historic walls

    The world has seen many wars and conflicts throughout history, which has given us a multitude of ancient defensive structures,...Read More

  • 10 Historical Houses
    0
    August 6th, 2014

    10 Historical Houses

    The world is full of fascinating historic houses that are begging to be explored. By visiting them you can obtain a wealth of...Read More

POLITICAL FEATURES

Council blind spot over hillfort housing jeopardises county plan, warn campaigners
1

Council blind spot over hillfort housing jeopardises county plan, warn campaigners

September 30th, 2014 | by archaeologynews
Shropshire Council is gambling with public money and elector confidence by keeping housing allocations by Old Oswestry hillfort in its development masterplan, say...
Culture Secretary appoints Commissioners to English Heritage
0

Culture Secretary appoints Commissioners to English Heritage

May 19th, 2014 | by archaeologynews
Culture Secretary Sajid Javid MP has appointed 7 new Commissioners with effect from 1 June...

CONFLICT FEATURES

TECHNOLOGY FEATURES

Hyperspectral imaging shines light on the early Finns’ life in the Stone Age
0

Hyperspectral imaging shines light on the early Finns’ life in the Stone Age

September 30th, 2014 | by archaeologynews
The 5,500 years old clay figurines found at community excavations in Vantaa, Finland in summer 2014, were recently scanned with SPECIM’s hyperspectral camera....
Siberian Bronze Age skull reveals secrets of ancient society
1

Siberian Bronze Age skull reveals secrets of ancient society

July 1st, 2014 | by archaeologynews
Unlike most hunter-gatherer societies of the Bronze Age, the people of the Baikal region of modern Siberia (Russia) respected their dead with formal graves....

TRAVEL FEATURES

  • 10 must see UNESCO World Heritage Sites
    2
    Fun and Interesting
    August 25th, 2014

    10 must see UNESCO World Heritage Sites

    To date there are over 1000 UNESCO World Heritage Sites so it is pretty unlikely that one person will be able to see the whole cohort of beautiful sites. However, here listed are just 10 of the must see UNESCO World Heritage Sites that our world has to...Read More

UNDERWATER FEATURES

Divers guilty of raiding shipwrecks without declaring their finds
2

Divers guilty of raiding shipwrecks without declaring their finds

May 16th, 2014 | by archaeologynews
Two divers from Kent have today pleaded guilty to not declaring valuable items from shipwrecks off the UK...
Prehistoric caribou hunting structure discovered beneath Lake Huron
1

Prehistoric caribou hunting structure discovered beneath Lake Huron

April 30th, 2014 | by archaeologynews
Underwater archaeologists have discovered evidence of prehistoric caribou hunts that provide unprecedented insight into the social and seasonal organization of early peoples in the Great Lakes...

 
Google+