Treasured Notre-Dame tapestry restored after blaze

(Reuters) – An ornate tapestry woven in the early 1800s and rescued from Notre-Dame de Paris…

Secret to This Dead Sea Scroll’s Incredible Preservation — And Inevitable Destruction — Could Be Salt

The Temple scroll is the best protected of each of the 900 Dead sea Scrolls, and…

1,100-Year-Old Viking ‘Beer Hall’ Discovered. But It Was Only for the Elites.

There was likely no deficiency of lager and happiness at an as of late uncovered Viking…

Toothless Druid Woman’s Face Comes Alive in Wax, Wrinkles and All

A toothless skull was every one of that specialists had of one of Scotland’s most established…

Archaeologists Who Are Banned from Syria Mourn the Cost of War

I used to be a Near Eastern prehistorian working in Syria. These days, I am stuck…

Synagogue of Vilna, Ravaged by Foes, Yields Treasures and a Priceless Hebrew Inscription

Inside the covered survives from the Great Synagogue of Vilna in Lithuania, archeologists have discovered an…

Stonehenge’s Massive Megaliths May Have Been Moved into Place with Pig Lard

Old individuals may have moved a portion of the gigantic stone monuments of Stonehenge into spot…

Remains of Napoleon’s One-Legged General Found Under Russian Dance Floor

An excavation in a peculiar place — under the foundation of a dance floor in Russia…

4,000-Year-Old Burial Revealed on Britain’s ‘Island of Druids’

Archaeologists are excavating a 4,000-year-old burial mound on a British island linked in mythology to the…

Birthplace of England’s ‘9-Day Queen,’ Jane Grey, Discovered Under Park

Archeologists have revealed what might be the establishments of the youth home of Lady Jane Gray…