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Is there an iron throne in the newly discovered chamber of Cheops' pyramid?

Is there an iron throne in the newly discovered chamber of Cheops' pyramid?

In early November 2017, Nature published the results of the Scan Pyramids project, led by Mehdi Tayoubi (Hip Institute, Paris) and Kunihiro...
The Harbour of Kyllene/Glarentza research programme completed

The Harbour of Kyllene/Glarentza research programme completed

The “Harbour of Kyllene/Glarentza” research programme’s main objective was to study the topographic, architectural and geophysical features...
Archaeologists unveil two major discoveries in Upper Egypt's Tel Edfu and Kom Ombo

Archaeologists unveil two major discoveries in Upper Egypt's Tel Edfu and Kom Ombo

Egyptian and American archaeologists unveiled two new discoveries in Aswan, including a royal administrative complex in the ancient Egyptia...
Germans outraged as historic church makes way for coal mine

Germans outraged as historic church makes way for coal mine

The demolition of a historic German church to clear the way for the expansion of an open-cast mine this week has outraged locals and enviro...
Earliest tomb of Scythian prince discovered in Tuva Republic, Russia

Earliest tomb of Scythian prince discovered in Tuva Republic, Russia

Deep in a swamp in the Russian republic of Tuva, SNSF-funded archaeologist Gino Caspari has discovered an undisturbed Scythian burial mound...
Why did the passenger pigeon die out?

Why did the passenger pigeon die out?

Why do species die out? This is the overarching question being asked by many leading researchers. Knowing more about what leads to a specie...
Discovering the creation era of ancient paintings at Mogao Grottoes, China

Discovering the creation era of ancient paintings at Mogao Grottoes, China

The Mogao Grottoes are located in the western end of the Hexi Corridor along the ancient Silk Road in Dunhuang, China. From 366 to 1368 AD,...
Ancient cow statue found in Java

Ancient cow statue found in Java

Residents of Siwal village in Sukoharjo regency, Central Java, found a headless cow statue on Monday presumed to date back to the ancient M...

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