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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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Pompeii and Delos: two unique archaeological sites and monuments on the UNESCO World Heritage list, come closer to one another through a collaboration which started recently between the Ephorate of Antiquities of the Cyclades and the Pompeii Archaeol...

A group of big-boned men who lived on the coast of what is now southern Aichi Prefecture won the “arms” race at the end of the Jomon Pottery Culture period (c. 8000 B.C.-300 B.C.), researchers said. A humerus, below, of a Jomon period man found...

Proven masters at sustainably managing forests that protect against global warming, indigenous peoples got a place at the table, and some cash, at an international climate summit in San Francisco this week. Up to now, native communities in the fores...

It was a typical March day under the Orlické Mountains and Mr. Frankota was walking his dog, Monty, along one of the fields. Suddenly Monty began frantically digging and when Mr. Frankota came to have a look at what all the fuss was about, he notice...

The Archaeological Survey of India (Delhi Circle) of Ministry of Culture has discovered a hoard of 254 Copper Coins in the premises of Khirki Mosque during the course of conservation of the monument. This mosque lies on the southern periphery of the...

Since he and his team began excavating the ancient Egyptian colony of Tombos in Sudanese Nubia, Stuart Tyson Smith has made a host of discoveries. But something eluded the UC Santa Barbara professor of anthropology: evidence of the fortifications typ...

Turkey's Supreme Court has rejected an application calling for the opening of Hagia Sophia, a 6th-century Byzantine cathedral in Istanbul, to Muslim prayers, state-run Anadolu news agency said on Thursday. Credit: Arild VågenThe Hagia Sophia, a UNE...