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The Archaeology News Network is a news website providing all the latest developments in archaeology and related disciplines from around the world.



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By the end of 2017, global emissions of carbon dioxide from fossil fuels and industry are projected to rise by about 2% compared with the preceding year, with an uncertainty range between 0.8% and 3%. The news follows three years of emissions staying...

We have a fair understanding of the fundamental mechanisms that regulate star formation in galaxies, from the interstellar matter to the diffuse clouds distributed in space, whose gravitational contraction leads to the birth of stars within large ste...

A team of archaeologists led by Francesco D' Andria has discovered the altar of the temple of Minerva (Athena) in the town of Castro in the province of Lecce in the Apulia (Puglia) region of south-eastern Italy. Credit: Quotidiano di PugliaThe...

An international team of astronomers, including a University of Southampton expert, has discovered a new type of explosion in a distant galaxy. Artist's impression of a supermassive black hole [Credit: University of Southampton]The explosion, called...

Sequencing the bread wheat genome has long been considered an almost insurmountable task, due to its enormous size and complexity. Yet it is vitally important for the global food supply, providing more than 20 percent of the calories and 23 percent o...

The 2017 excavation campaign has inaugurated a new three-year research project focused on two specific sectors of the ancient city of Claterna: the former' blacksmith's house' and the central area dedicated in ancient times to public buildings. Exca...

In mid-September, a large treasure was unearthed during a dig at the Abbey of Cluny, in the French department of SaƓne-et-Loire: 2,200 silver deniers and oboles, 21 Islamic gold dinars, a signet ring,1 and other objects made of gold. Never before ha...