The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward
7.8K views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

New iPad App allows users to explore hundreds of Roman sites

New iPad App allows users to explore hundreds of Roman sites | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
iCame, iSaw, iPondered
John Ward's insight:
New iPad App allows users to explore hundreds of Roman sites
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

Vernacular Voices II: Ptolemaios, Phatres and Eirenais – Three Romano-Egyptians in Wadi Qash

Vernacular Voices II: Ptolemaios, Phatres and Eirenais – Three Romano-Egyptians in Wadi Qash | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Vernacular Voices II: Ptolemaios, Phatres and Eirenais – Three Romano-Egyptians in Wadi Qash

By Janet Robinson.  Photographs by Paul Robinson.  Published on Egyptological. Journal, Edition 7, 4th December 2013.

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

The Significance of the Crossed Arms Pose – Part 2: Osiris, The Osiris and the Osirides

The Significance of the Crossed Arms Pose – Part 2: Osiris, The Osiris and the Osirides | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
The Significance of the Crossed Arms Pose – Part 2: Osiris, The Osiris and the Osirides

By Dylan Bickerstaffe.  Published on Egyptological, Magazine Edition 9. 4th December 2013

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

Book Review: Wadi Sura – The Cave of Beasts

Book Review: Wadi Sura – The Cave of Beasts | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Book Review: Wadi Sura – The Cave of Beasts

By Andrea Byrnes. Published on Egyptological, In Brief. 4th December 2013


 
Wadi Sura – The Cave of Beasts. A rock art site in the Gilf Kebir (SW Egypt)
Rudolph Kuper (In collaboration with Franziska Bartz, Erik Büttner, Frank Darius, Frank Förster, Sabine Krause, Hans Leisen, Heiko Riemer, Jürgen Seidel and András Zboray)
AFRICA PRAEHISTORICA 26, Heinrich Barth Institut, Köln 2013
513 pp, 445 full colour pages, numerous coloured figures, tables and maps
size 24 x 34 cm, hardcover and half linen-bound, 3 folded plates

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

Book Review: Ancient Egypt Investigated. 101 Important Questions and Intriguing Answers

Book Review: Ancient Egypt Investigated. 101 Important Questions and Intriguing Answers | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Book Review: Ancient Egypt Investigated. 101 Important Questions and Intriguing Answers

By Andrea Byrnes. On Egyptological, In Brief.  4th December 2013

 

Front cover of “Ancient Egypt Investigated” by Thomas Schneider

Ancient Egypt Investigated.  101 Important Questions and Intriguing Answers
Thomas Schneider (Translated by David Lorton)
I.B. Taurus 2013  
282 pages

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

Tracking Hermes Mercury

Tracking Hermes Mercury | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
TRACKING HERMES / MERCURYUniversity of Virginia, Saturday, March 27-29, 2014
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

The Archaeology News Network: Russian tourists detained for filming Pyramids area

The Archaeology News Network: Russian tourists detained for filming Pyramids area | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Russian tourists detained for filming Pyramids area
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

The Archaeology News Network: Human ancestor was less chimp-like than thought

The Archaeology News Network: Human ancestor was less chimp-like than thought | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Human ancestor was less chimp-like than thought
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

The Archaeology News Network: Protecting archaeological sites from wild fire and extreme weather

The Archaeology News Network: Protecting archaeological sites from wild fire and extreme weather | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Protecting archaeological sites from wild fire and extreme weather
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

The Archaeology News Network: Study documents catastrophic collapse of Sahara's wildlife

The Archaeology News Network: Study documents catastrophic collapse of Sahara's wildlife | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Study documents catastrophic collapse of Sahara's wildlife
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

The Archaeology News Network: Rome accused of fiddling as Pompeii crumbles

The Archaeology News Network: Rome accused of fiddling as Pompeii crumbles | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Rome accused of fiddling as Pompeii crumbles
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

From here to eternity: a big day for Oswestry

From here to eternity: a big day for Oswestry | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
Today is a big day for Oswestry. English Heritage are meeting the Town Council to discuss the Hill Fort. It's a worry because the Council's wish to hide behind someone else is shining like a beacon...
John Ward's insight:
From here to eternity: a big day for Oswestry
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

Phantoms and Monsters: Pulse of the Paranormal

Phantoms and Monsters: Pulse of the Paranormal | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
A daily dose of paranormal phenomena, cryptids, UFOs, ultraterrestrial beings & alternative news
John Ward's insight:

According to local legend, the bluestones possess magical and healing properties. But what Dr Paul Devereux and Dr Jon Wozencroft from London’s Royal College of Art have now discovered are the extraordinary ‘sonic properties’ of these stones, which might have led to their use in Stonehenge.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

Electra

John Ward's insight:
ElectraElectra e-journal is a periodical electronic edition issued by the Centre for the Study of Myth and Religion in Greek and Roman Antiquity, founded by the Patras University Department of Philology.
Electra welcomes articles focusing on Ancient Greek and Roman Mythology and Religion from a philological, historical, anthropological, archaeological, linguistic or philosophical point of view. These articles should be original and written in English, French, German or Modern Greek. All articles are reviewed anonymously by specialized referees as to the originality and quality of their content.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

The Origin and Early Development of the Smiting Scene

The Origin and Early Development of the Smiting Scene | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
The Origin and Early Development of the Smiting Scene

By Francis Lankester, Published on Egyptological.  Journal, Edition 7, 4th December 2013

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

Marianne Brocklehurst and the West Park Museum, Macclesfield. Part 2

Marianne Brocklehurst and the West Park Museum, Macclesfield. Part 2 | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Marianne Brocklehurst and the West Park Museum, Macclesfield. Part 2

By Andrea Byrnes. Published on Egyptological, Magazine Edition 9. 4th December 2013 

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

Egyptologically Speaking: Dr. Christine Lilyquist

Egyptologically Speaking: Dr. Christine Lilyquist | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Egyptologically Speaking: Dr. Christine Lilyquist

Interview  by Barbara O’Neill.  Published on Egyptological, In Brief, 4th December 2013

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

Agatha Christie and Archaeology

Agatha Christie and Archaeology | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
"" Each year CAMNES with the complicity of the Christmas spirit organizes a special evening open to everyone and dedicated to its faithful audience.
John Ward's insight:

Agatha Christie and Archaeology

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

Egyptological: Your free online Ancient Egypt magazine

Egyptological: Your free online Ancient Egypt magazine | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:


Welcome to our current editions: Journal, Edition 7 and Magazine, Edition 9.  See our Table of Contents below.  For more information see our Editorial.  For all our news updates, please see News From Egyptological.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

The Archaeology News Network: Excavations of the Paphos Agora Project 2013

The Archaeology News Network: Excavations of the Paphos Agora Project 2013 | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Excavations of the Paphos Agora Project 2013
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

The Archaeology News Network: Antiquities dealer sues Israel for $3 million

The Archaeology News Network: Antiquities dealer sues Israel for $3 million | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Antiquities dealer sues Israel for $3 million
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

The Archaeology News Network: Expedition yields unexpected clues to ocean mysteries

The Archaeology News Network: Expedition yields unexpected clues to ocean mysteries | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
Expedition yields unexpected clues to ocean mysteries
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

The Archaeology News Network: A living desert underground

The Archaeology News Network: A living desert underground | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:
A living desert underground
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Obtains Best Views of Saturn Hexagon - NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has obtained the highest-resolution movie yet of a unique six-sided jet stream, known as the hexagon, around Saturn's north pole.
John Ward's insight:

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has obtained the highest-resolution movie yet of a unique six-sided jet stream, known as the hexagon, around Saturn's north pole. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by John Ward
Scoop.it!

Scientists Map Rome’s Secret Quarry - Archaeology Magazine

Scientists Map Rome’s Secret Quarry  - Archaeology Magazine | The Related Researches & News of Dr John Ward | Scoop.it
John Ward's insight:

ROME, ITALY—Scientists from George Mason University and Rome’s Center for Speleoarchaeological Research are using laser 3-D scanning to map sections of the ancient quarry system beneath the city. Carved out of the volcanic tuff, some of the tunnels have been reused as catacombs, for mushroom farming, and as bomb shelters. In antiquity, the Romans were careful to keep the tunnels narrow in order to support the growing city.

more...
No comment yet.