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Archaeology from Historical Aerial and Satellite Archives

Archaeology from Historical Aerial and Satellite Archives | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
Major international historical archives of declassified military reconnaissance photographs and satellite images, combined with a range of national collections of vertical photographs, offer considerable potential for ...
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Pictures: Mysterious Maya Tomb Explored for First Time

Pictures: Mysterious Maya Tomb Explored for First Time | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
A 1,500-year-old burial chamber in Mexico contains vibrant red murals, jade pieces, and just maybe an ancient king, experts say.
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Biting the Bullet: The Archaeology of ‘Musketballs’

Biting the Bullet: The Archaeology of ‘Musketballs’ | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
RT @TheSearcherMag: Biting the Bullet: The Archaeology of ‘Musketballs’ http://t.co/dUnVHeQO via @zite...
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Researching the remains of the Spanish Civil War in Alicante : Past Horizons Archaeology

Researching the remains of the Spanish Civil War in Alicante : Past Horizons Archaeology | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it

The bunkers and other defence constructions built on the Alicante coast during the Spanish Civil War have been part of our landscape for years. The University of Alicante has collected information about 46 of these structures, which today form part of our historical and architectural heritage.


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Investigating the Home Front 1914-1918 - News and events, The University of York

Investigating the Home Front 1914-1918 - News and events, The University of York | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
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The Ballingowan Avenue: All in the Mind?

The Ballingowan Avenue: All in the Mind? | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
During the archaeological excavations which were undertaken by Rubicon Heritage Services in advance of the construction of the N22 Tralee Bypass, many fascinating sites were identified.
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Mapping History: A depiction of the Royal Navy at Bere Island in the early 1800s

Mapping History: A depiction of the Royal Navy at Bere Island in the early 1800s | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
During our research as part of the Bere Island Project one of the maps we examined was this extraordinary depiction of a Royal Naval fleet in Berehaven in the early 1800s, just before the renewal o...
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Dereham’s World War I bomb discovery triggers scare

Dereham’s World War I bomb discovery triggers scare | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
Bomb disposal experts were called out in Norfolk after museum volunteers discovered a box labelled "bomb".
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Prehistoric Human Brain Found Pickled in Bog : Discovery News

Prehistoric Human Brain Found Pickled in Bog : Discovery News | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it

A brain in near-perfect condition is found in a body-less skull of a person who was decapitated over 2,600 years ago in England.


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Roman News and Archeology: London Construction Reveals Medieval Graves, Bronze Age Road

Roman News and Archeology: London Construction Reveals Medieval Graves, Bronze Age Road | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
London Construction Reveals Medieval Graves, Bronze Age Road http://t.co/8NuBtOgn #archaeology #rome...
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Unusual 'tulip' creature discovered: Lived in the ocean more than 500 million years ago

Unusual 'tulip' creature discovered: Lived in the ocean more than 500 million years ago | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it

A bizarre creature that lived in the ocean more than 500 million years ago has emerged from the famous Middle Cambrian Burgess Shale in the Canadian Rockies.


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Tattoos: The New Memento Mori?

Tattoos: The New Memento Mori? | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
  Sandra Ann Vita Minchin, a performance and installation artist, has elected to have the painting Vase of Flowers (by Dutch artist, Jan Davidsz de Heem) tattooed on her back. It is part of her project entitled “Ars Longa, Vita Brevis”-“Art is...
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Eleven iconic battle sites protected by Historic Scotland inventory - Scotsman

Eleven iconic battle sites protected by Historic Scotland inventoryScotsmanHistoric Scotland commissioned the Centre for Battlefield Archaeology, at Glasgow University, to research and consult on up to 50 sites for inclusion in the inventory.
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History uncovered in Fermanagh crannog

History uncovered in Fermanagh crannog | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
One of the most important and interesting archaeological digs in Northern Ireland opens to the public on Saturday.
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Scan reveals 5500-year old mummy was stabbed in back

Scan reveals 5500-year old mummy was stabbed in back | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it

An ancient mummy who has been on display in the British Museum for over 100 years was a young man murdered by a killer who stabbed him in the back, new research shows.


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Messines: Tunnels and Trenches

Messines: Tunnels and Trenches | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
The village of Messines was heavily defended by the Germans and the sizeable trench seen in the above image dating from early 1917 shows part of their defence network on the outskirts of the villag...
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Major Bronze Age discovery in Tralee

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Major Bronze Age Discovery in Tralee: Colm Maloney of Rubicon Heritage speaking on Radio Kerry today. 

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City courthouse dig tells Civil War story - Fredericksburg.com

City courthouse dig tells Civil War story - Fredericksburg.com | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
City courthouse dig tells Civil War storyFredericksburg.comCultural Resources Inc. archaeologists at the courthouse site found artifacts in the cellar of a house destroyed in the Battle of Fredericksburg.
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Forgotten Fronts: War Horses on the Eastern Front 1915

Forgotten Fronts: War Horses on the Eastern Front 1915 | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it
The Eastern Front in the Great War is something few are aware of; the Eastern Front of a generation later in Hitler’s war has eclipsed it and the fact that at any given time more than a milli...

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ScienceShot: 100-Million-Year-Old Spider Attack Caught in Amber

ScienceShot: 100-Million-Year-Old Spider Attack Caught in Amber | Heathers Scoop | Scoop.it

Fossil is only one known of a hunting spider in action...?

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British Library EThOS - search and order theses online

The home page of the British Library EThOS service. Search across 300,000+ theses for free and order full text quickly and easily.


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Carspach: découverte de corps de la 1ère guerre mondiale

Sites webs/blogs, copiez cette vidéo avec le bouton "Intégrer" ! Si vous voulez télécharger, allez sur http://myreplay.tv/v/cdgW4Jfq . Des recherches archéol...
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