No fries, but how about a side of giraffe leg? Surprising discoveries result from an excavation site in the buried city of Pompeii. University […]
AF: New Year – Buttons for Thought!
Welcome to Archae-Facts, the place to find bite-sized chunks of Archaeological Trivia! Today, we examine buttons for the New Year.
Archaeosoup’s 2013 Round Up!
Yes, it’s that time of year… Thank you for your support, see you in 2014! January: Roman Shoe Chic: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/50390534/ns/technology_and_science-science/#.UO08H2_cmSq February: Richard III University of […]
Money Talks When Ancient Antioch Meets Google Earth
UC research puts a high-tech spin on studying the ancient world in a project that could affect how historians analyze data. WATCH as Google […]
QoD: Excavating Santa’s Workshop?
Welcome to Questions of Doom. In this series, we answer your questions about Archaeology and our shared heritage. Today, I answer a very festive question […]
AF: A Christmas Carol?
Welcome to Archae-Facts, the place to find bite-sized chunks of Archaeological Trivia! Today, we take a look at the history of Christmas Carols.
Looted Viking treasure is discovered in British Museum store
Curator spots 1,000-year-old brooch in lump taken from 19th-century excavation
AF: Gong Farmer!? (Thank You Harry)
Welcome to Archae-Facts, the place to find bite-sized chunks of Archaeological Trivia! Today, I wanted to say thanks to Harry for a lovely present and […]
Former minister Zahi Hawass compares Egypt’s Abdel Fatah al-Sisi to pharaoh
Archaeologist and former antiquities minister says rise of army leader mirrors ascent of Mentuhotep II 4,000 years ago
Heritage Daily News App: Review
Today, I have been invited to film a review/ overview of the Heritage Daily News app for iOS and Android devices. It’s surprisingly good. Music […]