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Helsinki Divided on Plan for a Guggenheim Satellite

Helsinki Divided on Plan for a Guggenheim Satellite | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Plans for a proposed Guggenheim museum in Helsinki have proved polarizing, with left-of-center politicians warning that it could squander local resources.
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Secrets of the mummies at the Church of the Holy Spirit in Vilnius

Secrets of the mummies at the Church of the Holy Spirit in Vilnius | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Anthropologist Dario Piombino-Mascali discovers lessons for modern medicine among remains of 23 preserved people
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Syrian refugees to be trained to rebuild Palmyra and other heritage sites

Syrian refugees to be trained to rebuild Palmyra and other heritage sites | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
The Art Newspaper is the journal of record for the visual arts world, covering international news and events. Based in London and New York, the English-language publication is part of a network of titles founded by Umberto Allemandi with editions in Italian, French, Russian, Chinese and Greek.
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3,000-year-old textiles are earliest evidence of chemical dyeing in the Levant - HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News

3,000-year-old textiles are earliest evidence of chemical dyeing in the Levant - HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Tel Aviv University archaeologists have revealed that cloth samples found in the Israeli desert present the earliest evidence of plant-based textile dyeing in the region. They were found at a large-scale copper smelting site and a nearby temple in the copper ore district of Timna in Israel's Arava desert and are estimated to date from the 13th-10th centuries BCE.
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Nepal will rise again! Preliminary Summary of Austrian-Nepalese conservation efforts after the 2015 earthquakes 

Nepal will rise again! Preliminary Summary of Austrian-Nepalese conservation efforts after the 2015 earthquakes  | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Preventive Conservation (Article)

A look at 30 years of research, training, and projects in preventive conservation. From Vol. 30, No. 2, Fall 2015.
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Destroying Great Mosque of al-Nuri 'is Isis declaring defeat'

Destroying Great Mosque of al-Nuri 'is Isis declaring defeat' | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Iraqi PM denounces levelling of Mosul building where Islamic State leader declared a caliphate three years ago
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Nepal will rise again! Preliminary Summary of Austrian-Nepalese conservation efforts after the 2015 earthquakes 

Nepal will rise again! Preliminary Summary of Austrian-Nepalese conservation efforts after the 2015 earthquakes  | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Hidden Boneyard in Greece with German Ju-52, Stuka, C-47 and Lockheed F-104 Starfighter

Hidden Boneyard in Greece with German Ju-52, Stuka, C-47 and Lockheed F-104 Starfighter | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
War History Online presents this Guest Article from respected Blogger and Author Hans Wiesman. Check out his book and his blog. In this Dakota Hunter Blog,
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Edinburgh World Heritage to support restoration of historic Turkish cities near Syrian border

a href= http://www.ewht.org.uk/ target= _blank Edinburgh World Heritage /a announced today that it had been awarded funding by the British Council
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La macchina del tempo che ci svelerà vite e intrighi della Venezia sconosciuta

La macchina del tempo che ci svelerà vite e intrighi della Venezia sconosciuta | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Un progetto del Politecnico di Losanna e dell'Università Ca' Foscari prevede la digitalizzazione dei documenti di mille anni. Poi gli algoritmi
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118-Year-Old Painting of a Dead Bird Discovered in a Hut in Antarctica

118-Year-Old Painting of a Dead Bird Discovered in a Hut in Antarctica | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
The New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust announced its discovery of a century-old watercolor of a bird lost under penguin poop, dusty, and moldy paper.
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This 3,000-Year-Old Copper Mask Is Rewriting South American History

This 3,000-Year-Old Copper Mask Is Rewriting South American History | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
A square-shaped copper mask pulled from a tomb in the southern Andes is resetting our notions of where and when sophisticated metallurgy first appeared in pre-Hispanic South America.
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New cache of Roman letters discovered at Hadrian's Wall

New cache of Roman letters discovered at Hadrian's Wall | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Archaeologists excited about 25 tablets found at Vindolanda fort, site of 1992 discovery of hundreds of Roman documents
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Pioneering X-ray technique to analyze ancient artifacts - HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News

Pioneering X-ray technique to analyze ancient artifacts - HeritageDaily - Heritage & Archaeology News | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
A pioneering X-ray technique that can analyse artefacts of any shape or texture in a non-destructive way has been developed by an international team of researchers led by the University of Leicester.
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Roma come Pompei, scoperta casa romana di legno. Intatti parti di solaio, mobili, mosaici e affreschi

Roma come Pompei, scoperta casa romana di legno. Intatti parti di solaio, mobili, mosaici e affreschi | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Lo scavo della Soprintendenza archeologica in un pozzo della metro C a via Amba Aradam è la prima struttura in legno rinvenuta intatta: un fatto
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Nazi Artifacts Found in Secret Room at Collector’s Home in Argentina

Nazi Artifacts Found in Secret Room at Collector’s Home in Argentina | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Over 75 Nazi artifacts were discovered by Argentine police in a secret room behind a bookcase in a suburban Buenos Aires home.
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Archaeologists discover earliest monumental Egyptian hieroglyphs

Archaeologists discover earliest monumental Egyptian hieroglyphs | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
A joint Yale and Royal Museums of Art and History (Brussels) expedition to explore the the ancient Egyptian city of Elkab has uncovered some previously unknown rock inscriptions, which include the earliest monumental hieroglyphs dating back around 5,200 years.
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IIC 2017 Student & Emerging Conservator Conference – Head, Hands & Heart | International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works

IIC 2017 Student & Emerging Conservator Conference – Head, Hands & Heart | International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Conservation and restoration of the wall paintings by Vlaho Bukovac at Bukovac House, Cavtat, (Croatia) 

Conservation and restoration of the wall paintings by Vlaho Bukovac at Bukovac House, Cavtat, (Croatia)  | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
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Argentina seizes Nazi artifacts: Government

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In a Historic First, Australia Agrees to Return Ainu Remains to Japan

In a Historic First, Australia Agrees to Return Ainu Remains to Japan | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
After being exhumed from their graves without permission, the remains of several Ainu people are expected to return from two Australian museums.
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The Beat Artist Who Rescued Paper Planes from the Streets of NYC

The Beat Artist Who Rescued Paper Planes from the Streets of NYC | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Prolific 20th-century polymath Harry Smith picked up every paper airplane he saw on the streets of Manhattan from 1961 to 1983.
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Surprising Find: Ancient Mummy DNA Sequenced in First

Surprising Find: Ancient Mummy DNA Sequenced in First | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
For the first time, researchers have successfully sequenced the DNA from Egyptian mummies.
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Archaeology project unearths new stories about early Aboriginal lives

Archaeology project unearths new stories about early Aboriginal lives | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
In Queensland's remote Channel Country, an archaeological discovery is raising questions around the idea that Indigenous groups were nomadic hunter gatherers.
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