dinsdag, mei 28, 2024

A new look for Ötzi the Iceman

The photo below is the accepted image of Ötzi, the 5,300 year old body found in the ice of the Otztal Alps. He is...

Commemorating the dead 330,000 years ago

Archaeologists excavating in South Africa have found evidence of funeral inscriptions dating from 330,000 years ago, the earliest ever discovered. The inscriptions were found...

Britain’s oldest-ever wood carving

A large shapeless chunk of oak about a metre long, found in a trench in Berkshire during building work, has been radiocarbon dated to...

Prosthetic limb or lethal weapon?

As part of its ‘World of Stonehenge’ exhibition in 2022, the British Museum displayed what experts believe to be Europe’s oldest prosthetic limb –...

De TV-ster en de reizende dolmen

"Mont de la Ville" (de stadsberg) is de naam van een neolithische dolmen die oorspronkelijk op het eiland Jersey op de Kanaaleilanden stond, maar...

Alun Harvey