A caryatid is a sculpture of a woman used to replace a supporting pillar and at the Acropolis Museum in Athens they are restoring the building’s
Researchers have uncovered new details about the life of the pliosaur which roamed the earth in the Upper Jurassic era, 200 million years ago.
They wanted to live forever.
And in a way, that is what they have achieved.
The British Museum is breathing a new lease of life into one of its
The Colosseum in Rome is being cleaned and restored so that the five million tourists who visit the site every year will finally see its true
An exact replica of Tutankhamun’s famous tomb has been opened in Luxor, Egypt, close to the 3,000-year-old original. The original one has now been
It’s getting harder and harder to take umbrage if someone calls you a Neanderthal.
According to two studies published on Wednesday, DNA from these
Spanish researchers have unearthed surprising new evidence about what ancient Europeans looked like.
Genetic tests carried out on the remains of a
Scientists have shed light on what ancient Europeans looked like.
Genetic tests reveal that a hunter-gatherer who lived 7,000 years ago had the
400,000-year old bones discovered at an archaeological site in northern Spain could revolutionise the way we think about evolution.
Archaeologists in Israel have uncovered an ancient settlement, which may date back some 10,000 years. The site was discovered during a construction
In the north western corner of Serbia lies Bac Fortress.
It’s a XIV century castle – now considered a national heritage monument – which was
Archaeologists in Israel say they have found evidence of the earliest examples of flowers being used to decorate graves at a site inhabited by a
This mountain contains Europe’s biggest gold deposits. With the economic crisis, the price of gold is rocketing and there are plans to open new gold
This video documentary by photographer Mehmet Güngör shows the Allianoi archaeological site before the Yortanli dam was built and the site itself was
Architect Onur Karahan is one of our protagonists. He has always had a passion for archaeology, ever since he was a child, but he thought it would be
The Ural mountains are a natural boundary between Russia’s European and Asian parts. It’s spring but the local climate allows skiing until early May
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