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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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One of the largest archaeological excavations since Princesshay is currently being undertaken in Mary Arches Street, in advance of a new student development. Pottery and floor tiles found in the excavation [Credit: Exeter City Council]AC Archaeology...

Some of the mystery behind one of Sicily's largest ancient Roman villas is now solved thanks to a team of archaeologists from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Fla. They're the first to successfully excavate the 5,000 square meter Roman villa...

Scientists in Italy continue – with new methods of modern digital technology – the virtual unwrapping and reading of the ancient papyri of Herakleion (Herculaneum) in Campania and, as they announced, made new progress in their very difficult work...

If we want to know more about whether life could survive on a planet outside our solar system, it’s important to know the age of its star. Young stars have frequent releases of high-energy radiation called flares that can zap their planets' surface...

A road dating back to 2,000 years ago has been unearthed during the excavations in the ancient Greek city of Aigai in the western Turkish province of Manisa. AA PhotoThe head of the excavations, Celal Bayar University Archaeology Department academic...

Archaeologists have made a sensational discovery during an archaeological excavation on the Danish island of Bornholm in the Baltic Sea: two complete stones with cup mark stone carvings dating back to the early Stone Age. The carvings are one of the...

An international team of archaeological scientists have put an end to the more than half-a-century old claim about the earliest copper smelting event at the Late Neolithic site of Çatalhöyük in central Turkey -- one of the world's best-studied pre...