Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-05-18 12:55
U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell has petitioned the Heraldry Society of Scotland for a coat of arms.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-05-08 01:45
A rare 6th century B.C.E. mouse helmet, incribed with the name of its owner, was to be auctioned last week at Christie's in London with hopes of a record bid.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-04-25 08:05
Nearly 800 historic archaeological sites in Scotland are set to be stripped of their protected status.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-23 11:49
Last year's discovery of the 2000-year-old grave of a warrior may lead to more finds, including, archaeologists hope, an ancient Druid holy site.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-04-21 15:06
Archaeologists working near G
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-16 10:55
Some Scots are irate about the depiction of Edward I, known as the Hammer of the Scots, as "a king of Scotland whose achievements were many and his legend great."
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-04-10 15:24
Three wooden stakes, long thought to have been the only surviving artifacts from Scotland's Battle of Bannockburn, have recently been dated and proven to be much older than the 13th century battle.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-02-05 14:32
In an essay in "The Scotsman" newspaper, Robert Irwin discusses how Arab culture affected the western world and how modern life has changed interpretations of these effects.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-29 23:59
Vacationers have been given the chance to live in an Iron Age village for
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-15 04:10
John Kenny, a Scottish musicologist, is helping to recreate an ancient silver trumpet used in the Middle East.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-01-10 15:22
William Wallace, Scotland's national hero, has never been given a proper burial, but that is now to change.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-06 14:20
Once reviled, Mary Queen of Scots is being viewed in a new light by Scottish researchers.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-12-30 07:40
The Scandinavian celebration of Jul harkens back to Norse mythology. An article from "The Scotsman" looks at Christmas celebrations in Sweden and Norway and their roots in Viking tradition.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-12-19 14:49
Don Baggs, an amateur historian from Monmouth, south Wales, wants to disrupt plans to build a windfarm near the site of the Battle of Agincourt by leading his own army of archers.