Archaeologists are uncovering other parts of the “Skull Tower”

After five years of excavation, archaeologists have discovered more than 600 skulls in an Aztec ruin. The remains probably belonged to enemy warriors. Archaeologists in Mexico discovered a total of more than 600 skulls after five years of excavation in an Aztec ruin. During the recent uncovering in the newly discovered eastern part of the […]

“Very well preserved” bodies found of deceased resident …

Archaeologists in Pompeii have found exceptionally well-preserved bodies of two men. It concerns a rich man and presumably a slave. They died from the heat and volcanic ash when the volcano Vesuvius erupted in AD 79. The remains of the two victims were found in a large villa on the outskirts of Pompeii, in Civita […]

‘Very well preserved’ bodies found of deceased resident …

Archaeologists in Pompeii have found exceptionally well-preserved bodies of two men. It concerns a rich man and presumably a slave. They died from the heat and volcanic ash when the volcano Vesuvius erupted in AD 79. The remains of the two victims were found in a large villa on the outskirts of Pompeii, in Civita […]

Head of god Hermes found in Athens

A marble head of the god Hermes has been excavated in the center of the Greek capital Athens. During works on the sewer system, the head turned out to be less than five feet below the sidewalk of a busy street, the Greek Ministry of Culture reported Sunday. The find dates from the end of […]

Archaeologists have found over 100 sarcophagi in Egypt

Archaeologists have found more than a hundred sarcophagi in the necropolis of Saqqara, south of the Egyptian capital Cairo. Minister of Antiquities and Tourism Khaled al-Anani said the sarcophagi are in good condition and that over 40 statues of gods and a number of masks have also been found. The more than one hundred wooden […]

India rediscovers 300-year-old temple buried under mountains of sand

The building was cleared by residents of the nearby village during the confinement. The temple of Sri Nageswara Swamy is said to be dedicated to Parashurama, the sixth avatar of the Hindu god Vishnu. The building had been buried under a mountain of sand for almost 80 years. ANI Twitter screenshot In France, there are […]

they found the head on a stake

Swedish scientists discovered the Stone Age skull in 2018, and two years later they reveal what its face would be like, according to a computerized reconstruction. 8,000 years ago, a man’s head was placed on a stake, for unknown reasons. That skull was discovered two years ago in Sweden, and in 2020 we know what […]

Rescue excavation – Tumulus found in Grafenschachen

During excavation work in connection with the construction of a flood protection project in Grafenschachen, archaeological finds were recently made, which are currently being secured as part of a so-called rescue excavation. The finds in the immediate vicinity of a burial ground that has been known for some time indicate a burial mound from the […]