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Turkey: Mosaic Mural Featuring Mysterious Lady Resembles Leonardo da Vinci’s Masterpiece

Archaeologists unearthed a piece of ancient mosaic wall art featuring a female figure during the excavations in the southern Turkish province of Osmaniye, Hurriyet newspaper reports quoted by NOVA.

Society » Archaeology | November 14, 2020, Saturday // 12:27 | Viewed: 3161

Turkey to Turn the Byzantine Monastery of Chora Into a Mosque, Greece Reacts

Greece’s Foreign Ministry on Friday spoke out very strongly against Turkey’s decision to turn the Byzantine monastery of Chora into a mosque, saying it was “another provocation against  religious people everywhere in the world and of the international com

Society » Archaeology | August 21, 2020, Friday // 17:03 | Viewed: 3373

A Huge Neolithic Circle of Shafts Found Near Stonehenge

A circle of deep shafts has been discovered near the world heritage site of Stonehenge, to the astonishment of archaeologists, who have described it as the largest prehistoric structure ever found in Britain.

Society » Archaeology | June 22, 2020, Monday // 18:48 | Viewed: 3049

Archaeologist Arrested for Faking Staggering Discoveries

A Spanish archaeologist whose staggering discoveries included one of the earliest representations of the crucifixion and proof that the written Basque language was centuries older than previously thought has been found guilty of faking the finds.

Society » Archaeology | June 13, 2020, Saturday // 22:06 | Viewed: 4282

The Oldest Homo Sapiens In Europe Found in a Bulgarian Cave

Fossils found in a Bulgarian cave show that Homo sapiens may have swept into Europe 46,000 years ago.

Society » Archaeology | May 12, 2020, Tuesday // 23:40 | Viewed: 6274

Scientists Have Discovered a New Kind of Dinosaur

The team of Juan Pablo Suarez from the University of Ecuador in Loja has announced that he has discovered a new type of dinosaur that has never been described before, France Press reported.

Society » Archaeology | December 9, 2019, Monday // 13:20 | Viewed: 4449

Scientists Found Fossils of Flying Dinosaurs

Scientists have identified a new species of flying dinosaurs after analyzing fossils found in a limestone quarry in Lebanon, the Daily Mail reported.

Society » Archaeology | December 5, 2019, Thursday // 15:26 | Viewed: 4673

Archeologists Discovered Three 3500-Year-Old Wooden Colourful Coffins in Egypt

Archeologists have discovered three 3500-year-old wooden coffins, in the southern Egyptian city of Luxor, DPA reported.

Society » Archaeology | November 28, 2019, Thursday // 09:44 | Viewed: 5980

Scientists Have Discovered Prehistoric Mammoth Traps in Mexico (PHOTO)

Mexican anthropologists have announced that they have discovered human-built pits dug 15,000 years ago to trap mammoth, believed to have been the first find of mammoth traps set by humans, according to ABC.

Society » Archaeology | November 7, 2019, Thursday // 12:35 | Viewed: 3757

20 Ancient Coffins Found in Egypt

The Egyptian Ministry of Cultural Affairs has announced that archaeologists have encountered at least 20 ancient wooden coffins in Assasif district on the west bank of the Nile River in Luxor, Egypt, the Associated Press reported.

Society » Archaeology | October 16, 2019, Wednesday // 13:32 | Viewed: 3355

BGN 86 Thousand Allocated for Archaeological Survey along the Europe Highway

The Road Infrastructure Agency has opened a tender process for selecting a contractor to carry out a rescue archaeological survey of a newly discovered archaeological site located at the 18th km along the Kalotina-Sofia ring road, the road agency said.

Society » Archaeology | October 14, 2019, Monday // 22:23 | Viewed: 2993

Scientists Have Discovered Skull of an Arctic Unicorn

Employees of the “Russian Arctic” Park of the Franz Joseph Land Archipelago have come across a rare find - a skull of a whale of a narwhal with a human-sized horn weighing more than 20 kilograms, according to the reserve's press service.

Society » Archaeology | October 3, 2019, Thursday // 09:36 | Viewed: 5111

Germany Returns Illegally Exported Archeological Finds to Bulgaria

Germany will return Bulgarian archaeological findings which were illegally exported from the country or which are from illegal excavations.

Society » Archaeology | September 19, 2019, Thursday // 10:36 | Viewed: 5214

Archaeologists Discovered the Oldest Mirror from the Middle Ages in Bulgaria?

Archaeological excavations on the newly constructed section of the Hemus Highway near Shumen impressed Prime Minister Boyko Borisov with the skulls found there, but archaeologists have come across a far more valuable find.

Society » Archaeology | September 1, 2019, Sunday // 11:42 | Viewed: 5062

Archeologists Discovered Necropolis at Perpericon

The necropolis was situated close to the Great basilika found during excavations 4 years ago, BNT reported.

Society » Archaeology | August 29, 2019, Thursday // 07:45 | Viewed: 8456

Archaeologists Find a Marble Slab with a Greek Inscription Dedicated to the Cult of the Virgin Mary

A marble slab, divided into four fragments, with a text in Greek in the Homeric style, was discovered next to the early Christian basilica, located two kilometers east of the village of Shkorpilovtsi, Dolni Chiflik municipality.

Society » Archaeology | August 25, 2019, Sunday // 16:51 | Viewed: 5710

Archaeologists Encounter more Unique Finds in Kaliakra (PHOTOS)

The excavations are conducted under the scientific guidance of Assoc.

Society » Archaeology | August 15, 2019, Thursday // 15:07 | Viewed: 3960

Bulgaria’s Government Allocates BGN 100,000 for Excavations at Ancient City Heraclea Sintica

Bulgaria’s government on August 7 allocated BGN 100,000 to the Ministry of Culture for the excavations of the ancient city of Heraclea Sintica near Rupite.

Society » Archaeology | August 7, 2019, Wednesday // 19:43 | Viewed: 3037

A Roman Wall Was Found During the Renovation of 'Malko Tarnovo'' Street

A Roman wall was found during the renovation work started on the capital's street "Malko Tarnovo".

Society » Archaeology | July 30, 2019, Tuesday // 16:27 | Viewed: 4005

Archaeological Finds Discovered During EVN's Excavation Activities

Remnants of a Roman dwelling with a clay pipeline, as well as a grave, found collaborators of EVN in excavation activities in the centre of Plovdiv - on "G.

Society » Archaeology | July 11, 2019, Thursday // 14:17 | Viewed: 4141
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