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Altar of Minerva found in southern Italian town of Castro

Altar of Minerva found in southern Italian town of Castro

A team of archaeologists led by Francesco D' Andria has discovered the altar of the temple of Minerva (Athena) in the town of Castro in...
New treasures from Tutankhamun’s tomb

New treasures from Tutankhamun’s tomb

As part of a German-Egyptian project, archaeologists from Tübingen for the first time examine embossed gold applications from the sensation...
Human evolution was uneven and punctuated, suggests new research

Human evolution was uneven and punctuated, suggests new research

Neanderthals survived at least 3,000 years longer than we thought in Southern Iberia - what is now Spain - long after they had died out eve...
Medieval treasure unearthed at the Abbey of Cluny

Medieval treasure unearthed at the Abbey of Cluny

In mid-September, a large treasure was unearthed during a dig at the Abbey of Cluny, in the French department of Saône-et-Loire: 2,200 silv...
Rising inequality charted across millennia

Rising inequality charted across millennia

Researchers at Washington State University and 13 other institutions have found that the arc of prehistory bends towards economic inequalit...
Genome of wheat ancestor sequenced

Genome of wheat ancestor sequenced

Sequencing the bread wheat genome has long been considered an almost insurmountable task, due to its enormous size and complexity. Yet it i...
Important discoveries at the ancient Roman city of Claterna in northern Italy

Important discoveries at the ancient Roman city of Claterna in northern Italy

The 2017 excavation campaign has inaugurated a new three-year research project focused on two specific sectors of the ancient city of Clate...
Graeco-Roman mummy discovered in Egypt's Fayoum

Graeco-Roman mummy discovered in Egypt's Fayoum

An Egyptian-Russian archaeological mission operating in the Deir al-Banat area in Qalmasha village of Fayoum Governorate discovered on Tues...

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