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The National Archaeological Institute's July exhibit is a Middle Chalcolithic Ceramic Zoomorphic Vessel

A ceramic zoomorphic vessel dated to the Middle Chalcolithic is the July exhibit of the month of the National Archaeological Institute with Museum at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (NAIM-BAS), the museum said.

Society » Archaeology | July 18, 2024, Thursday // 15:05 | Viewed: 1746

Bulgarian Archaeologists Suggest Heraclea Sintica Statue Represents Deified Leader, Not Hermes

A recently uncovered marble statue in Heraclea Sintika, near the Rupite region in Bulgaria, has drawn significant attention, particularly regarding its identity.

Society » Archaeology | July 14, 2024, Sunday // 08:13 | Viewed: 3682

A Rare and Valuable Ring has been Found at the Kokalyanski Urvich Fortress' citadel

A rare and valuable ring has been found during the National History Museum's (NIM) regular archaeological excavations at the Kokalyanski Urvich Fortress' citadel.

Society » Archaeology | July 11, 2024, Thursday // 18:24 | Viewed: 3471

Cultural Buzz: Bulgaria's Hermes Statue Captures Global Attention

A remarkable statue of the god Hermes has been unearthed during excavations at the archaeological site of Heraclea Sintica near Petrich

Society » Archaeology | July 9, 2024, Tuesday // 10:33 | Viewed: 3370

Hermes Statue from Heraclea Sintica Finds New Home in Petrich Museum

This week, the two-meter statue of Hermes, discovered in Heraclea Sintica, will be moved to the museum in Petrich

Society » Archaeology | July 8, 2024, Monday // 12:42 | Viewed: 2173

Archaeologists Unearth Remarkably Preserved Statue of Hermes in Bulgaria

Archaeologists led by Prof. Dr. Ludmil Vagalinski have unearthed a remarkably well-preserved marble statue in the ancient city of Heraclea Sintika, near Petrich, Bulgaria

Society » Archaeology | July 5, 2024, Friday // 15:03 | Viewed: 8288

From Monastery Ruins to Ancient Graves: Excavations in Sozopol

Bulgarian archaeologists made remarkable discoveries during excavations at the future bus station site in Sozopol after completing the initial phase of research

Society » Archaeology | May 20, 2024, Monday // 16:03 | Viewed: 3364

The Deultum Amulet Discovery: Bulgaria's Earliest Christian Artifact Revealed!

A recent discovery at the National Archaeological Reserve and ancient Roman colony Deultum near the village of Debelt in Sredets municipality is believed to be the earliest indication of Christianity in Bulgarian lands

Society » Archaeology | March 6, 2024, Wednesday // 10:00 | Viewed: 4586

Bulgaria Recovers Over 4,000 Ancient Artifacts: A Triumph in Cultural Repatriation

Bulgaria has successfully reclaimed more than 4,000 ancient artifacts that were illegally exported from the country

Society » Archaeology | February 22, 2024, Thursday // 20:02 | Viewed: 6035

Archaeological Marvel: Lions Hunted in Bulgaria 5,000 Years Ago

In a captivating revelation, archaeologist Nadezhda Karastoyanova from the National Museum of Natural History, in collaboration with the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, disclosed the fascinating history of lion hunts on the present-day territory of Bulgari

Society » Archaeology | January 22, 2024, Monday // 08:30 | Viewed: 5176

Bulgaria: Archeologists from Varna discovered an Ancient Object with an analogue only in the Louvre

Archaeologists from Varna discovered an ancient object that has an analogue only in the collection of the Louvre

Society » Archaeology | April 25, 2023, Tuesday // 08:49 | Viewed: 8251

Why Elon Musk and Elden Ring Could Boost Tourism in Bulgaria

A boost to a country’s tourism industry can come in many shapes and forms.

Society » Archaeology | March 29, 2023, Wednesday // 08:23 | Viewed: 5851

Bulgaria: Archaeological Excavations of a Medieval Monastery in Ahtopol

For the third year in a row, a team of the National History Museum, under the leadership of the director of the museum - Associate Professor Bonni Petrunova, started the archaeological research of the medieval monastery "St. John Prodromos", Ahtopol

Society » Archaeology | September 28, 2022, Wednesday // 16:49 | Viewed: 5493

Bulgarians and Brits Save Remains of a Roman Fortress after Raids from Treasure-Hunters

Archaeologists from the Ruse Historical Museum have established treasure-hunters raids during their field studies of the Roman fortress Trimammium

Society » Archaeology | July 24, 2022, Sunday // 12:09 | Viewed: 6812

Bulgarian Archaeologists Unearth Unique City of Dead at Perpericon

A city of the dead was discovered by archaeologists in the ancient settlement of Perperikon in the Eastern Rhodopes, BNR correspondent Valya Apostolova reported from Kardzhali.

Society » Archaeology | October 1, 2021, Friday // 16:42 | Viewed: 7554

Historical Discovery: America was Reached by Humans 7,000 years ago

Humans reached America 7,000 years earlier than previously thought. Until now, it was thought that the first settlers arrived about 16,000 years ago.

Society » Archaeology | September 24, 2021, Friday // 10:44 | Viewed: 6140

First Farmers of Europe Found in the Balkans Date to 5th Millennium BC

A research team from the University of Bern has managed to precisely date pile dwellings on the banks of Lake Ohrid in the south-western Balkans for the first time: they came into being in the middle of the 5th millennium BC. The region around the oldest

Society » Archaeology | September 2, 2021, Thursday // 14:29 | Viewed: 9350

New Archeological Findings at Bulgaria’s Perperikon

A stone bath for newborn babies from the 6th century and a second mausoleum-rotunda are the latest unique finds of Perperikon, announced Prof. Nikolay Ovcharov.

Society » Archaeology | August 19, 2021, Thursday // 10:05 | Viewed: 6149

Ancient City over 3,000 Years Old Discovered in Egypt

A city that has been lost in sands and was founded more than 3,400 years ago has been unearthed in Luxor, south Egypt, Zahi Hawass, head of the Egyptian archeological mission that is responsible for the discovery, said Thursday, Al Balad newspaper reports

Society » Archaeology | April 9, 2021, Friday // 11:57 | Viewed: 7168

Bulgarian Archaeologists Unearth Another Medieval Settlement

Archeology in Bulgaria reports that an unidentified medieval settlement has been discovered in northwestern Bulgaria by a team of researchers, led by Elena Vasileva of Bulgaria’s National Archaeological Institute with Museum, who were investigating the pa

Society » Archaeology | December 23, 2020, Wednesday // 15:27 | Viewed: 13803

Fossil Experts: Early People Hibernated to Survive Harsh Winters

Bears do it.

Society » Archaeology | December 21, 2020, Monday // 11:26 | Viewed: 6769
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