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MOLA excavations at Crossrail Farringdon site reveal secrets of Tudor Life

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Excavations carried out by MOLA at the Crossrail site at Farringdon have revealed fascinating insights into daily life in Tudor London in recently published findings.
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Radiocarbon dating and DNA show ancient Puebloan leadership in the maternal line

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Discovering who was a leader, or even if leaders existed, from the ruins of archaeological sites is difficult, but now a team of archaeologists and
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Sharpening our knowledge of prehistory on East Africa’s bone harpoons

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A project exploring the role of East Africa in the evolution of modern humans has amassed the largest and most diverse collection of prehistoric bone
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Space Archaeologist Dr. Sarah Parcak Launches Her TED Prize Wish: GlobalXplorer

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Dr. Sarah Parcak, a space archaeologist has officially launched the GlobalXplorer: a citizen science and archaeology platform that’s enlisting people around the world to discover
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6th century settlement and anglo-saxon jewellery unearthed

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Rare Anglo-Saxon artefacts, once worn and treasured by nobles between 501 and 600 AD, have been unearthed during the excavation of a housing site in
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Researchers discover new ancient tombs at Qubbet el-Hawa in Aswan

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Archaeologists from the University of Birmingham have found “compelling evidence” of new pharaonic tombs at Qubbet el-Hawa in Aswan, Egypt’s Ministry of Antiquities has revealed.
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Archaeologists connect ancient Corinth’s inner and outer harbours

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Researchers from the Greek Ministry of Culture and Sports and the University of Copenhagen are continuing to make important discoveries at Lechaion, the main harbour
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Top 10 archaeological discoveries of 2016

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2016 has revealed an amazing array of archaeological discoveries, pushing the boundaries of scientific research and our understanding of the past. The following list represents
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Repatriating the Past: Filling the Holes in Egypt’s History Left by Looting – Katie A. Paul, The Antiquities Coalition

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Upon entering the Egyptian Museum as tourists scan the cases of “wonderful things,” one case containing a stunning sarcophagus stands out. It’s eye catching not
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Jordan lead codices not modern forgeries

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A lead codex discovered in approximately 2005, in a cave in Northern Jordan, that forms part of the collection of ‘Jordan Lead Codices’, was recently
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Researchers may have found first polluted river from before Bronze Age

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Industrial pollution may seem like a modern phenomenon, but in fact, an international team of researchers may have discovered what could be the world's first
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Mummified remains identified as Egyptian Queen Nefertari

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A team of international archaeologists believe a pair of mummified legs on display in an Italian museum may belong to Egyptian Queen Nefertari – the
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Archaeologists in Norway discover church and altar of Viking King Olav Haraldsson

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Archaeologists in Norway claim to have discovered a church where the Viking King, Olaf Haraldsson was first enshrined as a saint.