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When did the Vikings come to Ireland?

When did the Vikings come to Ireland?

Viking migrations occurred following a 300-year period of population decrease in Ireland. This new, data-driven synthesis of the archaeological record contrasts with previous accounts of early medieval Ireland as a period of ever-growing expansion…

A Church of the Visigothic period found in the Sierra de Madrid

A Church of the Visigothic period found in the Sierra de Madrid

In contrast to other known rural churches, the tombs had not been plundered, but were in an excellent state of preservation, and an unaltered and perfectly recorded stratigraphy of occupation of the nave has been documented that allows the original…

Portraits of the Celts from Kernstrasse in Zurich

Portraits of the Celts from Kernstrasse in Zurich

Finds from Celtic grave found in Zurich analyzed. The now completed interdisciplinary evaluation of the archaeology department of the city of Zurich paints a fairly accurate picture of the deceased.

Prehistoric horses pictures found in France

Prehistoric horses pictures found in France

Prehistoric stone engraved with horses found in France. Markings appear on both sides of the sandstone, the National Archaeological Research Institute said.

Neanderthals had high birth rate

Neanderthals had high birth rate

Using computer simulations to discover where Neanderthals lived. Archaeologist Fulco Sherjon has used computer simulations to identify where and how Neanderthals lived in West Europe. What stood out was that they probably had lots of children and…

The new scanning system will revolutionize numismatics in Europe

The new scanning system will revolutionize numismatics in Europe

Facial recognition for coins: The novel scanner O.S.C.A.R., short for Optical System for Coin Analysis and Recognition, not only scans coins' visual features but also the minutest signs of wear such as scratching, clipping, contours, edges, pitting…