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Cambodia Demands British Museums Return Stolen Khmer Artifacts

Stolen Khmer artifacts from ancient Cambodian temples should be returned now. This is what Cambodian heritage authorities have told London’s Victoria & Albert and British Museum who currently profit from scores Read more Section:  Artifacts Other Artifacts News History & Archaeology Read Later  Source: Ancient Origins

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NUOVA CRONOLOGIA SULLA DOMESTICAZIONE DEI BOVINI

Per leggere questo articolo occorrono 4 minuti I ricercatori dell’Accademia polacca delle Scienze hanno scoperto che gli esseri umani hanno domesticato bovini già circa 10.000 anni fa nella regione del Nilo centrale, nell’odierno Sudan. Le conclusioni preliminari degli archeologi, recentemente tornati dagli scavi, confutano il pensiero tradizionale secondo cui i …

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Tooth Belonging To Mysterious Human Ancestor Revealed By Experts

What do we know about the Denisovans? In 2010, it became known that paleogeneticists had read the ancient genome of an individual from Denisova Cave, which turned out to be different from both modern anatomical humans (Homo sapiens) and Neanderthals (H. neanderthalensis). Scientists made this discovery by examining the nail …

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Sixth Dynasty Official’s Tomb Discovered in Saqqara

WARSAW, POLAND—Live Science reports that a 4,300-year-old tomb has been found in the Saqqara necropolis next to the Step Pyramid of Djoser, Egypt’s first pyramid, which had been built about 400 years earlier. Hieroglyphs on the tomb indicate that Mehtjetju, the high-status official buried there, served as inspector of the …

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Restoration Reveals Engravings in Egypt’s Temple of Esna

CAIRO, EGYPT—According to an Ahram Online report, Egyptian and German archaeologists have cleaned the walls and ceilings of Luxor’s Temple of Esna from dust, salts, and bird droppings, revealing images of 46 birds arranged in two rows. Mostafa Waziri of the Supreme Council of Antiquities said that it is the …

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MANUFATTI IN METALLO RINVENUTI NEI GHIACCI SCIOLTI NORVEGESI

Per leggere questo articolo occorrono 3 minuti Una freccia dell’Età del Ferro conservata in modo spettacolare, completa di punta in ferro, dei sui cavi di avvolgimenti realizzati con tendini e penne aerodinamiche di piume, è nelle mani degli archeologi dei ghiacci norvegesi. È raro che l’impianto di penne della freccia …

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