Tag : Culture

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Turkey wages ‘cultural war’ in pursuit of its archaeological treasures

HeritageDaily
Ankara accused of blackmailing museums into returning artefacts while allowing excavation sites to be destroyed
Archaeology

Archaeology of the Moon

Diarmaid Walshe
Future archaeologist might consider going to the Moon to excavate the lunar surface for the remains of past lunar missions. The lunar surface is strewn
Archaeology

India’s Hampi heritage site families face eviction from historic ruins

HeritageDaily
Hampi's 2,000 temples and ancient stones attract half a million pilgrims and tourists each year. Conservationists want the site in Karnataka restored to its medieval
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Skeletons point to Columbus voyage for syphilis origins

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Skeletons point to Columbus voyage for syphilis origins. Skeletons don't lie. But sometimes they may mislead, as in the case of bones that reputedly showed
Archaeology

Cambridge gives Newton papers to the world

HeritageDaily
Isaac Newton’s own annotated copy of his Principia Mathematica is among his notebooks and manuscripts being made available online by Cambridge University Library.