Volnoe Delo Oleg Deripaska Foundation, one of the largest private charities in Russia, announces that an ancient bronze naval ram found in the submerged part of Phanagoria, the largest Greek colony on the Taman peninsula, was named the year’s most...
Ancient Scrolls Blackened by Vesuvius Are Readable at Last Smithsonian For Mocella, being able to read even one more scroll is crucial for understanding the library and the workings of a classical school of philosophy.
Talk about reading between the lines! Scientists wielding X-rays say they can, for the first time, read words inside the charred, rolled-up scrolls that survived the catastrophic eruption of Mt. Vesuvius nearly two millenniums ago.
In what could be the largest-ever discovery of its kind, Turkish developers say they have uncovered a previously unknown underground city beneath the city of NevAYehir in Turkey's central Anatolian province.