120-year-old extinct Crimean lizard revealed by mitochondrial DNA: The western green lizard Lacerta bilineata was introduced to the Crimean Peninsula
"Fire was presumed to be the domain of Homo sapiens but now we know that other ancient humans like Neanderthals could create it," says Daniel Adler, associate professor in anthropology.
Science reveals improvements in Roman building techniques
A Neolithic-era temple with three mostly-intact steles unearthed at archaeologic excavations in southeastern Turkey’s Mardin province.
The Kayseri Archaeology Museum awaits its visitors at its new venue: The historic castle of the Central Anatolian province of Kayseri, housing never-before-seen artifacts and display rooms.
There are two Greek names (Diogenes and Tykhe) on the inscription. It is a tomb inscription dedicated to a child by a Roman and to his deceased mother. Probably this is a memorial tomb.
The structure, identified between Helenopolis (Hersek) and Karamürsel, is thought to be the Kibatos-Civetot Castle because its architecture is very similar to the expressions in the written documents.
Hasankeyf Museum houses artifacts from all periods, it has both archaeological and ethnographical features.
Archeologists have unearthed an engraved stone seal some 3,000 years old in southeastern Turkey.
In October 2019 the underwater archaeological research at the legendary Antikythera Shipwreck was re-activated and this time it was carried out by a Greek-only team, led by Dr. Angeliki Simosi, Head of the Ephorate of Antiquities of Euboea.
Study of Belize Archaeological Project shows ancient Mayas had greater environmental impacts than previously believed
After six years of extensive archaeological excavations, researchers from the Israel Antiquities Authority and Tel Aviv University have uncovered a 220-meter-long section of an ancient street first discovered by British archaeologists in 1894.
Archaeologists working at Neolithic site on Marawah Island discovered the gem who World’s oldest known natural pearl. Dubbed the Abu Dhabi Pearl, it was found in layers that have been radiocarbon dated to 5,800-5,600 BCE, during the Neolithic…
The Assyrian cuneiform tablets let us extend the history of auroral records and solar activity by a century. These cuneiform reports are considered to be the earliest datable records of candidate aurorae and they support the concept of enhanced solar…
Archaeological excavations in ancient city of Assos reveal popularity of fishing in ancient times
An ancient swamp full of fossils from extinct animals was discovered in Mauritius. 2,000-year-old swamp brimming with bones reveals the ecosystem of the dodo at.