Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-08-28 09:22
Archaeologists have discovered the world's oldest surviving condom in Lund, Sweden. The artifact dates to 1640 and is made of pig's intestine.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-08-07 15:12
Researchers excavating a site in Bolsterstone, England believe they may have found the home of Robin Hood. Experts base their claim on the belief that the mythical Robin Hood was based on the son of the Earl of Huntingdon.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-02-25 20:56
Cold Case Files could really cover a recent discovery in Plouezoc'h, France, where police spent several years trying to solve the murder of a woman found slain with a hatchet. Turns out, she died in the 15th century.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-09-02 18:13
Professor Wolfgang Arnold, from the University of Witten/Herdecke, believes that medieval peasants may have had better teeth than modern men because they chewed their food and ate raw vegetables.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-02-13 13:11
Archaeological discoveries in Austria give merit to claims that Austrians invented tartan kilts.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-01-10 04:08
Members of a group calling themselves Sambhaji Brigade destroyed over 30,000 ancient manuscripts January 5, 2004 at the Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-12-06 22:15
A Copper or Bronze Age sun disc, considered to be the earliest artifact of its kind to be discovered in Wales, has been declared a treasure.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-11-06 05:07
A sailing vessel believed to have sunk off the coast of India 900 years ago has been discovered buried under a rice field.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-08-03 11:40
80 archaeologists working on the site of Heathrow's new Terminal 5 have discovered 80,000 artifacts dating as far back as 6,000 BCE.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-07-26 14:30
The remains of Henry VIII's warship, the Mary Rose, may yet be saved thanks to a
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-07-02 18:08
Scientists are speculating that an impact crater in the Italian Sirente Mountains may have prompted Constantine's conversion to Christianity.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-05-19 20:31
A 10-inch, sculpted salt cellar valued at
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-03-01 05:33
The Shetland Council hopes to create bilingual roadsigns to celebrate their Viking heritage.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2002-11-15 14:38
Scientists plan to use DNA testing to determine the burial site of Sweden's St. Birgitta.