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Cave paintings uncovered in Mexico

Cave paintings uncovered in Mexico | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
Archaeologists in Mexico find 4,926 cave paintings in red, yellow, black and white in the north-eastern region of Burgos.
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Guggenheim museum proposed for Wales

Guggenheim museum proposed for Wales | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
There are proposals to bring a Guggenheim museum to Wales in a bid to replicate the success of the iconic art gallery in Bilbao in Spain.
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Viking jewellery sheds light on dark period of British history

Viking jewellery sheds light on dark period of British history | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
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Iona survey hints at burial sites

Iona survey hints at burial sites | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
Evidence of previously undiscovered historic burial sites may have been found on the Scottish island of Iona.
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Neanderthal culture: Old masters

Neanderthal culture: Old masters | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
The earliest known cave paintings fuel arguments about whether Neanderthals were the mental equals of modern humans.
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Mayan pyramid destroyed 'for gravel'

Mayan pyramid destroyed 'for gravel' | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
Officials in Belize say a construction company has destroyed one of the country's largest Mayan pyramids.
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Roman fort charity awarded £525,000

Roman fort charity awarded £525,000 | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
The Vindolanda Roman fort and museum near Hexham gets £525,000 lottery cash to buy more land.
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King Richard III archaeological unit makes new discovery under a car park in Leicester » Education » 24dash.com

King Richard III archaeological unit makes new discovery under a car park in Leicester » Education » 24dash.com | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
Archaeologists find 13 burials They discover personal items like hairpins and belt buckles A ring is found bearing a possible early Christian symbol People with different beliefs were buried alongside each other The University of Leicester...
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Egypt challenges a UK auctioneer over 200 'stolen' antiquities - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online

Egypt challenges a UK auctioneer over 200 'stolen' antiquities - Ancient Egypt - Heritage - Ahram Online | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
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Survival cannibalism took place at historic Jamestown : Archaeology News from Past Horizons

Survival cannibalism took place at historic Jamestown : Archaeology News from Past Horizons | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
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How's that for some change! Archaeologists discover 700-year-old coin in Lewes dig

How's that for some change! Archaeologists discover 700-year-old coin in Lewes dig | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
A historic coin that dates back more than 700 years has been excavated at an archaeological dig.
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The Archaeology News Network: 1,000 year old African coins could rewrite Australian history

The Archaeology News Network: 1,000 year old African coins could rewrite Australian history | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
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The Archaeology News Network: Viking-era coins unearthed by Danish teenager

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Archaeologists uncover Pagan skeletons at housing development near Stonehenge » Housing » 24dash.com

Archaeologists uncover Pagan skeletons at housing development near Stonehenge » Housing » 24dash.com | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
Archaeologists have discovered six Pagan Saxon skeletons dating back over 1,000 years on a housing development site just a few miles from Stonehenge.
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Abbey grounds hit by 'nighthawking'

Abbey grounds hit by 'nighthawking' | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
Damage has been caused to the grounds of the historic Whitby Abbey by illegal metal detecting.
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Google Earth fuelling ‘armchair archaeology’

Google Earth fuelling ‘armchair archaeology’ | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
A new breed of archaeologists is using satellite imagery to unearth clues about past civilisations.
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Royal jewellers keep hoard together

Royal jewellers keep hoard together | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
The jewellers who made the Duchess of Cambridge's wedding ring donate more than £50,000 to keep newly-found Staffordshire Hoard items together.
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Druid wants fake bones at Stonehenge

Druid wants fake bones at Stonehenge | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
A senior druid is calling for fake human remains to be put on display at the new visitor centre at Stonehenge.
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Moles take up Roman archaeology

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Humans cannot dig there, but moles are lending a helping hand to archaeologists at a Roman fort near Alston, Cumbria
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Richard III row heads to High Court

Richard III row heads to High Court | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
Distant relatives of Richard III start legal proceedings to challenge the decision to bury the king's remains in Leicester.
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Horrible Histories: 20 years of entertaining children - Telegraph

Horrible Histories: 20 years of entertaining children - Telegraph | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
Horrible Histories has evolved into a phenomenon encompassing books, stage shows and a children’s TV series as funny as anything aimed at adults
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Will the study of archaeology soon become a thing of the past?

Will the study of archaeology soon become a thing of the past? | Archaeology+history news | Scoop.it
Richard III's discovery showcased UK academia, says Michael Braddick. But as student demand for certain subjects falls, should we have grave concerns for our future knowledge base?
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