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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: 3191

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: 2911

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: 4139

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: 6121

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: 4315

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: 4511

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: 5919

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: 3639

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: 3282

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: 2932

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: 4994

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: 5150

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: 4977

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: 8311

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: 5632

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: 3889

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: 2977

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: 3935

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: 4077

3400-Year-Old Palace Was Discovered in Northern Iraq

German and Kurdish archaeologists have found a 3400-year-old palace in northern Iraq thanks to prolonged drought, DPA reported.

Society » Archaeology | June 29, 2019, Saturday // 14:07 | Viewed: 4418

Bulgaria Returns to Turkey Valuable Artifacts

In the presence of Deputy Minister of Culture Amelia Gesheva, Turkish Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Ougul Oskan Yavuz will be handed over artifacts of archeological origin held by the Bulgarian Customs Authorities at Kapitan Andreevo Border Check

Society » Archaeology | June 13, 2019, Thursday // 12:09 | Viewed: 5450
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