Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-10-11 18:34
New research shows that Arab scholars cracked the secret of hieroglyphs 800 years before the discovery of the Rosetta stone.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-09-15 14:43
A collection of more than 600 marble statues and tombs from the Roman period will once again be open to the public.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-09-14 00:03
Protesters claim that the construction of a new grocery store near the ancient Mexican city of Teotihuacan will upset the "cosmic equilibrium" of the area.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Fri, 2004-08-20 12:15
Spanish authorities have conceded that the body interred at the Santa Maria cathederal in Seville, Spain are not those of famed explorer, Christopher Columbus.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sun, 2004-08-15 12:06
Archaeologists have yet another mystery to solve, with the discovery of the burial of an Iron Age woman with rings on her toes.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sun, 2004-08-01 19:30
The archaeological dig at Fetternear House in rural Aberdeenshire, Scotland, does not focus on finding objects so much as studying the lives of the residence's owners, several bishops.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-07-24 23:19
An American salvage company is investigating the possibility of salvaging the British warship Sussex which sank off the coast of Gibraltor in 1694.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2004-07-19 15:05
Were medieval monks the jolly, chubby souls of popular fiction?
Submitted by JaneStockton on Mon, 2004-07-05 14:09
Queen Boadicea, in all her glory, is back in not one but four new films.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-06-24 23:40
Mistress Meadhbh ní Dhubhthaigh, Special Events Coordinator for next year's Estrella War, invites registration for special events which need to be scheduled for specific venues.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-06-19 07:54
The public has its first chance to view a medieval Egyptian map showing England as a "tiny, egg-shaped lump." The map is now on display at the Bodleian Library in Oxford, England.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-02-07 10:05
The Great Wall of China is in trouble. Only a third of the structure is still standing due to "vandalism, pigsties and natural erosion."
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-02-03 16:27
Researchers have finally agreed on the secret of the mysterious Voynich Manuscript: it's gibberish.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-12-09 16:06
Some of the most impressive mosaics ever unearthed in Rome will soon be covered up by a parking lot.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-11-17 23:54
A gold coin found on the battlefield of Agincourt, and once in the possession of the Birmingham Museum, has been found.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-11-09 14:10
A series of rich digs, referred to by archaeologists as "one long string of pearls" was the result of excavations to construct the Chunnel under the English Channel.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-09-25 21:25
Gothic: Art for England 1400-1547, will be on display October 9, 2003 through January 18, 2004 at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. Among the items exhibited will be the funeral shield of Henry V.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-09-12 19:41
Scientists working on artifacts from a site in Hertfordshire, England have identified a statue of Senua, a Roman-British goddess previosly unknown to scholars, discovered along with a treasure of gold and silver offerings.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-08-03 04:15
Scientists in Cambridge, England are undertaking a project to trace the origin of the Canterbury Gospels, traditionally thought to have come to England with Saint Augustine.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-04-23 15:50
Ground-penetrating radar has been used to determine the size of one of the Avebury megaliths.