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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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More new archaeological sites have been uncovered in Thrace and Macedonia as the construction phase of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) continues to traverse through Greece. More than 400 archaeological excavations have been completed along TAP's p...

The archaeobotanical archive from Pella provides an "extraordinary record through time" of approximately 8,000 years of almost continual exploitation of plants by Pella's inhabitants, Anne Dighton from The University of Queensland, Brisbane says. Ae...

Until 2015, it was not known whether Pluto or its largest moon, Charon, had mountains or valleys or even impact craters. After the spectacular success of New Horizons in July 2015, scientists were amazed at the towering peaks and deep valleys that we...

Qatar Museums (QM) has announced the discovery of a formerly unknown petroglyph site in the centre of the Qatari Peninsula.  Credit: Gulf TimesThe newly discovered site is spread across an area of around 15 hectares, making it the second larges...

Researchers have unearthed what they believe to be a 1,500-year-old church along with a mosaic floor in the ancient city of Stratonikeia in southwestern Turkey's Muğla province. AA PhotoProfessor Bilal Söğüt of Pamukkale University, the head of...

Sea-level rise will endanger valuable salt marshes across the United Kingdom by 2100 if greenhouse gas emissions continue unabated, according to an international study co-authored by a Rutgers University-New Brunswick professor. A salt marsh in Tees...

Archaeological excavation in East Iceland and C-14 dating of barley found in Viking Age ruins in Reykjavík threaten to topple the accepted account of Iceland's settlement in the 9th and 10th centuries by Norse Vikings. Written sources suggest the fi...