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Cheers! One of world’s earliest ‘micro-breweries’ found

Cheers! One of world’s earliest ‘micro-breweries’ found | Archeology | Scoop.it
The yeast would have either been wild or produced from fruit such as grape or fig.
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Anthropologist suggests Mediterranean islands inhabited much earlier than thought

Anthropologist suggests Mediterranean islands inhabited much earlier than thought | Archeology | Scoop.it
Island of Crete from Space : Nasa Anthropologist Alan Simmons of the University of Nevada has published a perspective piece in the journal Science suggesting that the Mediterranean islands were inhabited far earlier than has been thought Rather...
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Archaeologists identify spear tips used in hunting a half-million years ago

Archaeologists identify spear tips used in hunting a half-million years ago | Archeology | Scoop.it
Findings suggest hunting with stone-tipped spears began much earlier than previously believed...
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House of Scotland’s first settlers unearthed

House of Scotland’s first settlers unearthed | Archeology | Scoop.it
During archaeological excavation works carried out in advance of the construction of a new road bridge across the Firth of Forth, uncovered the remains of one of the earliest known house structures...
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A mammoth and humans on the banks of the Marne

A mammoth and humans on the banks of the Marne | Archeology | Scoop.it
Mammuthus primigenius : Inr
A nearly complete mammoth skeleton has just been uncovered at Changis-sur-Marne in the Seine-et-Marne department.
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Anglo-Saxon Archaeology Blog: Archaeologists reveal rare Anglo-Saxon feasting hall

Anglo-Saxon Archaeology Blog: Archaeologists reveal rare Anglo-Saxon feasting hall | Archeology | Scoop.it
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Mysterious bear figurines baffle archaeologists

Mysterious bear figurines baffle archaeologists | Archeology | Scoop.it
Small bear figurines have led researchers on the trail of hitherto unknown pre-Inuit rituals, indicating that these people practiced a bear cult.
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Carbon Dating Gets a Reset: Scientific American

Carbon Dating Gets a Reset: Scientific American | Archeology | Scoop.it
Climate records from a Japanese lake are providing a more accurate timeline for dating objects as far back as 50,000 years...
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Tomb Near Serres Wife, Son of Alexander? | Greece.GreekReporter.com Latest News from Greece

Tomb Near Serres Wife, Son of Alexander? | Greece.GreekReporter.com Latest News from Greece | Archeology | Scoop.it
Αrchaeologists from the 28th Ephorate of Antiquities unearthed a tomb in the city of Amphipolis, near Serres, northern Greece, which they believe could belong...
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Stonehenge up close: digital laser scan reveals secrets of the past

Stonehenge up close: digital laser scan reveals secrets of the past | Archeology | Scoop.it
Stonehenge : Wiki Commons Like any corner-cutting modern builder, the ancient stonemasons who built Stonehenge lavished the most work and best materials where they would be first seen –shining in the last light of the setting winter solstice sun,...
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Is this western Europe’s first city? : Past Horizons Archaeology

Is this western Europe’s first city? : Past Horizons Archaeology | Archeology | Scoop.it
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University of Kentucky professors' surprise discovery: prehistoric settlement in Italy | Education | Kentucky.com

University of Kentucky professors' surprise discovery: prehistoric settlement in Italy | Education | Kentucky.com | Archeology | Scoop.it
Two University of Kentucky researchers made a surprising find this summer in northern Italy.
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Archaeological research exposes the funeral ritual in the Strait of Gibraltar

Archaeological research exposes the funeral ritual in the Strait of Gibraltar | Archeology | Scoop.it
The Roman Ruins of Baelo Claudia 2012 campaign.
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Archaeology in Europe News: 11/01/2012 - 12/01/2012

Archaeology in Europe News: 11/01/2012 - 12/01/2012 | Archeology | Scoop.it
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URI, IAA archaeologists discover shipwrecks, ancient harbor on coast of Israel

URI, IAA archaeologists discover shipwrecks, ancient harbor on coast of Israel | Archeology | Scoop.it
Old City of Acre, 1878 by Félix Bonfils : Wiki Commons A team of archaeologists from the University of Rhode Island, the Israel Antiquities Authority, and the University of Louisville have discovered the remains of a fleet of early-19th century ships...
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Archaeologist to discuss Pictish discoveries in Aberdeenshire

Archaeologist to discuss Pictish discoveries in Aberdeenshire | Archeology | Scoop.it
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A University of Aberdeen archaeologist is to share news of the fascinating Pictish finds from an excavation at Rhynie with the local community.
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Archaeologists identify oldest spear points: Used in hunting half-million years ago

Archaeologists identify oldest spear points: Used in hunting half-million years ago | Archeology | Scoop.it
A collaborative study found that human ancestors were making stone-tipped weapons 500,000 years ago at the South African archaeological site of Kathu Pan 1 -- 200,000 years earlier than previously thought.
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Virtual discoveries at a wonder of the world: geophysical investigations and ancient plumbing at Petra, Jordan : Past Horizons Archaeology

Virtual discoveries at a wonder of the world: geophysical investigations and ancient plumbing at Petra, Jordan : Past Horizons Archaeology | Archeology | Scoop.it
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Archaeologists reveal rare Anglo-Saxon feasting hall

Archaeologists reveal rare Anglo-Saxon feasting hall | Archeology | Scoop.it
Aerial View of the Saxon Hall : University of Reading A rare Anglo-Saxon feasting hall has been spectacularly uncovered by a team of archaeologists from the University of Reading working at Lyminge in Kent This is the first discovery of a...
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Evidence of Viking Outpost Found in Canada

Evidence of Viking Outpost Found in Canada | Archeology | Scoop.it
Telltale blade sharpeners may be smoking guns in the quest for the New World's second known Viking site.
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Cracking the code: the decipherment of Linear B 60 years on

Cracking the code: the decipherment of Linear B 60 years on | Archeology | Scoop.it
Clay Tablet inscribed with Linear B script : Wiki Commons

A conference in Cambridge this weekend will mark the 60th anniversary of the decipherment by Michael Ventris of Linear B, a script used for an early form of ancient Greek.
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Archaeology in Europe News: 10/01/2012 - 11/01/2012

Archaeology in Europe News: 10/01/2012 - 11/01/2012 | Archeology | Scoop.it
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Tomb of Maya Queen Found—"Lady Snake Lord" Ruled Centipede Kingdom

Tomb of Maya Queen Found—"Lady Snake Lord" Ruled Centipede Kingdom | Archeology | Scoop.it
The suspected burial site and remains of a powerful Maya ruler have been unearthed in Guatemala, archaeologists say.
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Stonehenge - an introduction to the concept of the Heavens’ Hinge

Stonehenge - an introduction to the concept of the Heavens’ Hinge | Archeology | Scoop.it
Henge in Wiltshire, England...
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Recapturing the heritage of the Khoe-San : Past Horizons Archaeology

Recapturing the heritage of the Khoe-San : Past Horizons Archaeology | Archeology | Scoop.it
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